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Tuesday, September 24, 2019

Session 1: What is a Thesis?
6:00pm - 7:00pm
Thesis Workshop for Juniors — Session 1: What is a Thesis?
  • Hannah Callaway – Lecturer in the Committee on Degrees in Social Studies & CES Thesis Workshop Organizer, Harvard University
  • Michael Tworek – Associate, History Department & CES Thesis Workshop Organizer, Harvard University

Monday, September 23, 2019

Gurus, Women, and Yoga: The Spiritual World of Hindu Universalism
5:30pm - 7:00pm
The History Seminar — Gurus, Women, and Yoga: The Spiritual World of Hindu Universalism
  • Ruth Harris – Professor of Modern European History, University of Oxford
The State of EU-U.S. Trade Relations: Between Conflict and Convergence
12:30pm - 2:00pm
European Union Seminar — The State of EU-U.S. Trade Relations: Between Conflict and Convergence
  • Berend Diekmann – Head of Division for USA, Canada and Mexico, Ministry for Economic Affairs and Energy (BMWi), Federal Republic of Germany
  • Hans-Helmut Kotz – Visiting Professor of Economics, CES Resident Faculty & Seminar Co-chair, Harvard University
  • Chair Karl Kaiser – Fellow, Project on Europe and the Transatlantic Relationship, Belfer Center for Science and International Affairs, Harvard Kennedy School

Friday, September 20, 2019

CES Friday Lunch
12:30pm - 1:30pm
CES Friday Lunch
Migration’s Rescue of the European Union and Democracy
11:00am - 12:30pm
New Research on Europe Seminar — Migration’s Rescue of the European Union and Democracy
  • Ruxandra Paul – Assistant Professor of Political Science, Amherst College; CES Visiting Scholar 2019-2020, Harvard University
  • Chair Arthur Goldhammer – Writer & Translator; CES Local Affiliate & Seminar Chair, Harvard University

Friday, September 13, 2019

CES Friday Lunch
12:30pm - 1:30pm
CES Friday Lunch
Prejudice and Price: Corruption and Distributive Politics
11:00am - 12:30pm
New Research on Europe Seminar — Prejudice and Price: Corruption and Distributive Politics
  • Albana Shehaj – Research Fellow, Weiser Center for Emerging Democracies, University of Michigan; Visiting Scholar 2019-2020, CES, Harvard University
  • Chair Arthur Goldhammer – Writer & Translator; CES Local Affiliate & Seminar Chair, Harvard University

Thursday, September 12, 2019

CES Fall Open House
5:30pm - 7:00pm
CES Fall Open House

Wednesday, September 11, 2019

Transformations of European Ideologies: A Discussion to Mark the Retirement of Charles S. Maier and Patrice Higonnet
4:30pm - 6:00pm
CES 50th Anniversary Series — Transformations of European Ideologies: A Discussion to Mark the Retirement of Charles S. Maier and Patrice Higonnet
  • Suzanne Berger – John M. Deutch Institute Professor, Massachusetts Institute of Technology; Faculty Associate, CES, Harvard University
  • Patrice Higonnet – Robert Walton Goelet Research Professor of French History Emeritus & CES Resident Faculty, Harvard University
  • Charles Maier – Leverett Saltonstall Research Professor of History, CES Resident Faculty & Director (1994-2001), Harvard University
  • Adam Nossiter – Paris Bureau Chief, The New York Times
  • Opening Remarks by Grzegorz Ekiert – Laurence A. Tisch Professor of Government; CES Director & Resident Faculty, Harvard University
  • Chair Peter A. Hall – Krupp Foundation Professor of European Studies, CES Resident Faculty & Director (2001-2006), Harvard University

Tuesday, September 10, 2019

Outpost of the French Empire: Caribbean Connections and Racial Slavery in French New Orleans
4:30pm - 6:00pm
The History Seminar — Outpost of the French Empire: Caribbean Connections and Racial Slavery in French New Orleans
  • Cécile Vidal – Professor of Atlantic World History, Ecole des Hautes Etudes en Sciences Sociales (EHESS)
  • Chair Mary D. Lewis – Robert Walton Goelet Professor of French History, CES Resident Faculty & Seminar Co-chair, Harvard University and Alison Frank Johnson – Professor of History and CES Resident Faculty & Seminar Co-chair, Harvard University and Maya Jasanoff – Coolidge Professor of History and CES Resident Faculty & Seminar Co-chair, Harvard University
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