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Tuesday, November 15, 2022

The Seventh Member State: Algeria, France, and the European Community
4:30pm - 5:45pm
History Seminar — The Seventh Member State: Algeria, France, and the European Community
  • Megan Brown – Assistant Professor, Swarthmore College
  • Chair Mary D. Lewis – Robert Walton Goelet Professor of French History, Harvard University; Resident Faculty & Seminar Co-chair, Minda de Gunzburg Center for European Studies, Harvard University

Monday, November 14, 2022

The Brussels Effect and the EU’s Open Strategic Autonomy
12:15pm - 1:30pm
European Union Seminar & Harvard European Law Association — The Brussels Effect and the EU’s Open Strategic Autonomy
  • Anu Bradford – Henry L. Moses Professor of Law and International Organization, Columbia Law School
  • Chair Juan Jorge Piernas López – Visiting Researcher, Institute for Global Law & Policy (IGLP); Jean Monnet Chair, University of Murcia, Faculty of Law, Spain
China in Europe: A Contemporary Analysis
10:30am - 11:45am
Europe in the World Seminar — China in Europe: A Contemporary Analysis
  • Daniel Koss – Research Scholar and Lecturer, East Asian Languages and Civilizations, Harvard University
  • Richard Turcsanyi – Key Researcher, Department of Asian Studies, Palacký University; Assistant Professor, Department of Territorial Studies, Mendel University in Brno; Program Director, Central European Institute of Asian Studies (CEIAS)
  • Chair George Soroka – Lecturer on Government and Associate Director of Undergraduate Studies, Harvard University; Faculty Associate & Editor, Open Forum Series, Minda de Gunzburg Center for European Studies, Harvard University

Thursday, November 10, 2022

In the Wake: Exposing White German Abolitionist Performativity and the Limits of Empathy
4:30pm - 5:45pm
Harvard Colloquium on Intellectual History & Committee on Degrees in Social Studies — In the Wake: Exposing White German Abolitionist Performativity and the Limits of Empathy
  • Obenewaa Oduro-Opuni – Assistant Professor of German Studies, University of Arizona
  • Chair Andrew Brandel – Lecturer on Social Studies, Harvard University; Seminar Co-chair, Minda de Gunzburg Center for European Studies, Harvard University

Wednesday, November 9, 2022

Is the European Welfare State Paradigm Changing? An Analysis of the Social Investment’s Normative Foundation
12:00pm - 1:15pm
New Research on Europe Seminar — Is the European Welfare State Paradigm Changing? An Analysis of the Social Investment’s Normative Foundation
  • Gianluca Busilacchi – Associate Professor of Economic Sociology, University of Macerata ; Visiting Scholar 2022-2023, Minda de Gunzburg Center for European Studies, Harvard University
  • Chair Vivien A. Schmidt – Jean Monnet Professor of European Integration and Professor of International Relations and Political Science, Boston University; Local Affiliate & Seminar Co-chair, Minda de Gunzburg Center for European Studies, Harvard University

Friday, November 4, 2022

The Free World and Its Enemies: What Putin’s War and China’s Global Ambitions Mean For Us
2:00pm - 3:30pm
Guido Goldman Lecture on Germany — The Free World and Its Enemies: What Putin’s War and China’s Global Ambitions Mean For Us
  • Constanze Stelzenmüller – Director and Fritz Stern Chair, Center on the United States and Europe, The Brookings Institution
  • Chair Peter A. Hall – Krupp Foundation Professor of European Studies, Harvard University; Resident Faculty & Seminar Co-chair, Minda de Gunzburg Center for European Studies, Harvard University
Why Is It So Hard to Counteract Wealth Inequality? Evidence from England and Wales
1:30pm - 3:00pm
State and Capitalism Since 1800 — Why Is It So Hard to Counteract Wealth Inequality? Evidence from England and Wales
  • Ben Ansell – Professor of Comparative Democratic Institutions, Nuffield College, University of Oxford
  • William Clark – Charles Puryear Professor of Liberal Arts, Texas A&M University
  • Chair Cathie Jo Martin – Professor of Political Science, Boston University; Local Affiliate & Seminar Co-chair, Minda de Gunzburg Center for European Studies, Harvard University and Torben Iversen – Harold Hitchings Burbank Professor of Political Economy, Harvard University; Faculty Associate & Seminar Co-chair, Minda de Gunzburg Center for European Studies, Harvard University

Wednesday, November 2, 2022

Religion and Russia's Invasion of Ukraine
5:00pm - 6:30pm
Harvard Ukrainian Research Institute & Minda de Gunzburg Center for European Studies — Religion and Russia's Invasion of Ukraine
  • Catherine Wanner – Professor of History, Anthropology, and Religious Studies, Penn State School of International Affairs
  • Moderated by Emily Channell-Justice – Director, Temerty Contemporary Ukraine Program, Harvard Ukrainian Research Institute
It's Not Only a Matter of Time: The Temporal Order of Expectations and the Expert Construction of Time Horizons
2:00pm - 3:15pm
New Research on Europe  — It's Not Only a Matter of Time: The Temporal Order of Expectations and the Expert Construction of Time Horizons
  • Olivier Pilmis – Researcher in Sociology, French National Center for Scientific Research (CNRS); Visiting Scholar 2022-2023, Minda de Gunzburg Center for European Studies, Harvard University
  • Chair Arthur Goldhammer – Writer & Translator; Local Affiliate & Seminar Co-chair, Minda de Gunzburg Center for European Studies, Harvard University
What does the Far-Right's Victory Mean for Italy and the EU?
12:00pm - 1:00pm
European Politics Seminar & HKS European Club — What does the Far-Right's Victory Mean for Italy and the EU?
  • Nathalie Tocci – Director, Istituto Affari Internazionali
  • Lorenza Antonucci – Associate Professor, University of Birmingham; German Kennedy Memorial Fellow & Visiting Scholar 2022-2023, Minda de Gunzburg Center for European Studies, Harvard University
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