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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

Friday, September 6, 2019

CES Friday Lunch
12:30pm - 1:30pm
CES Friday Lunch

Thursday, September 5, 2019

Populism and Liberal Democracy
4:30pm - 6:00pm
European Union Seminar — Populism and Liberal Democracy
  • Takis Pappas – University Researcher, University of Helsinki
  • Chair Vivien A. Schmidt – Jean Monnet Professor of European Integration and Professor of International Relations and Political Science, Boston University; CES Local Affiliate & Seminar Co-chair, Harvard University and Bart Bonikowski – Associate Professor of Sociology, CES Resident Faculty & Seminar Co-chair, Harvard University

Wednesday, May 8, 2019

Migration and Distributive Politics in the European Union
2:30pm - 4:00pm
European Union Study Group — Migration and Distributive Politics in the European Union
  • Merih Angin – Postdoctoral Fellow, Weatherhead Scholars Program, Harvard University
  • Hernan del Valle – Rita E. Hauser Fellow, Radcliffe Institute for Advanced Study, Harvard University
  • Chair Ayşe Kadıoğlu – Fellow, Carr Center for Human Rights Policy, Harvard Kennedy School; Visiting Scholar, CES, Harvard University; Professor of Political Science, Sabancı University
From Tunisia to the "Gilets Jaunes": Leaderless Movements of the 2010s and Their Historical Scope
12:15pm - 1:45pm
Visiting Scholars Seminar: New Research on Europe — From Tunisia to the "Gilets Jaunes": Leaderless Movements of the 2010s and Their Historical Scope
  • Yves Cohen – Professor of History and Director, Centre de Recherches Historiques, École des Hautes Études en Sciences Sociales (EHESS); Visiting Scholar 2018-2019, CES, Harvard University
  • Chair Arthur Goldhammer – Writer & Translator; CES Local Affiliate & Seminar Chair, Harvard University

Thursday, May 2, 2019

Like Dewdrops in the Waving Grass: Diamonds, Jews, and Nineteenth-Century Transatlantic Trade
4:45pm - 6:00pm
Jews in Modern Europe Study Group — Like Dewdrops in the Waving Grass: Diamonds, Jews, and Nineteenth-Century Transatlantic Trade
  • Saskia Coenen Snyder – Associate Professor of Modern Jewish History and the Associate Director of the Walker Institute and International and Area Studies, University of South Carolina
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