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Monday, November 20, 2017

Panel on the Implications of the French and German Elections for the Future of the European Union
4:15pm - 6:00pm
Contemporary Europe Study Group — Panel on the Implications of the French and German Elections for the Future of the European Union
  • Adrien Abecassis – Fellow, Weatherhead Center for International Affairs, Harvard University; Diplomat, Ministry of Foreign Affairs, France
  • Hans-Helmut Kotz – Visiting Professor of Economics, Harvard University
  • Niels Planel – International Consultant, Harvard Kennedy School of Government
  • Chair Arthur Goldhammer – Chair, Visiting Scholars Seminar: New Research on Europe, CES, Harvard University

Friday, November 17, 2017

Lessons from the First Globalization 1870-1914
4:15pm - 6:00pm
Seminar on the State and Capitalism since 1800 — Lessons from the First Globalization 1870-1914
  • Suzanne Berger – Raphael Dorman-Helen Starbuck Professor of Political Science, Massachusetts Institute of Technology; Faculty Associate, CES, Harvard University
  • Patrice Higonnet – Robert Walton Goelet Research Professor of French History, Harvard University; Resident Faculty, CES, Harvard University
National Parliamentarians on the International Stage: Private Diplomacy and Political Cooperation in Interwar Europe
2:00pm - 4:00pm
Dissertation Workshop — National Parliamentarians on the International Stage: Private Diplomacy and Political Cooperation in Interwar Europe
  • James McSpadden – PhD Student in History, Harvard University; Graduate Student Affiliate, CES, Harvard University; Coordinator, New Directions in European History, CES, Harvard University
Friday Lunch
12:30pm - 2:00pm
Friday Lunch

Wednesday, November 15, 2017

Euroskepticism in a Post-Brexit Era
2:15pm - 4:00pm
Populism, Nationalism and Radical Politics Study Group — Euroskepticism in a Post-Brexit Era
  • Matthew Goodwin – Professor of Politics and International Relations, University of Kent
  • Armèn Hakhverdian – Associate Professor of Political Science, University of Amsterdam
  • Kathleen McNamara – Professor of Government and Foreign Service, Georgetown University
Hegel’s Theory of Recognition and Subjective Freedom  and the Ethical Challenges of a Globalized World
12:15pm - 1:45pm
Visiting Scholars Seminar: New Research on Europe — Hegel’s Theory of Recognition and Subjective Freedom and the Ethical Challenges of a Globalized World
  • Jon Stewart – Radcliffe Fellow 2016-17, Radcliffe Institute for Advanced Study; Visiting Scholar, CES, Harvard University

Tuesday, November 14, 2017

Republican Liberty and Early Modern Revolution
4:15pm - 6:00pm
Harvard Colloquium for Intellectual History and the Political Theory Colloquium — Republican Liberty and Early Modern Revolution
  • Quentin Skinner – Regius Professor of Modern History, Emeritus, University of Cambridge; Barber Beaumont Professor of the Humanities, Queen Mary, University of London
  • Chair Eric Nelson – Robert M. Beren Professor, Department of Government, Harvard University
Transformation of Familialist States in Italy, Japan, Korea, and Spain
12:30pm - 2:00pm
Transformation of Familialist States in Italy, Japan, Korea, and Spain
  • Margarita Estevez-Abe – Visiting Senior Fellow, Program on U.S.-Japan Relations, Weatherhead Center for International Affairs, Harvard University; Associate Professor of Political Science, Maxwell School of Citizenship and Public Affairs, Syracuse University
  • Moderated by Susan Pharr – Edwin O. Reischauer Professor of Japanese Politics and Director, WCFIA Program on U.S.-Japan Relations, Harvard University
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