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Wednesday, February 26, 2020

What Next After Ireland's Election?
4:30pm - 6:00pm
European Election Monitor Series — What Next After Ireland's Election?
  • Barry Colfer – Research Fellow, Institute for the Future of Work; Visiting Scholar 2019-2020, CES, Harvard University
  • Sean McGraw – CES Visiting Scholar 2019-2020 & Local Affiliate, Harvard University
  • Laoise Moore – Consul General of Ireland to New England
  • Chair Daniel Smith – Associate Professor, Department of Government & CES Faculty Associate & Seminar Co-chair, Harvard University

Thursday, February 27, 2020

Unlikely Friends: Greece and West Germany from Marshall Plan to Common Market
5:00pm - 6:30pm
New Research on Europe Seminar & Weatherhead Center for International Affairs — Unlikely Friends: Greece and West Germany from Marshall Plan to Common Market
  • Christos Tsakas – Carlsberg Postdoctoral Fellow, Danish Institute at Athens; Visiting Scholar 2019-2020, CES, Harvard University
  • Chair Panagiotis Roilos – George Seferis Professor of Modern Greek Studies and of Comparative Literature, Harvard University; Faculty Associate, CES, Harvard University; Member of the Governing Board, European Cultural Center of Delphi

Friday, February 28, 2020

In Insurance We Trust: Long-Run Evidence from 17 Advanced Economies (1870-2015)
11:00am - 12:30pm
New Research on Europe Seminar — In Insurance We Trust: Long-Run Evidence from 17 Advanced Economies (1870-2015)
  • Sebastian Kohl – Senior Researcher, Max Planck Institute for the Study of Societies; John F. Kennedy Memorial Fellow & Visiting Scholar 2019-2020, CES, Harvard University
  • Chair Arthur Goldhammer – Writer & Translator; CES Local Affiliate & Seminar Co-chair, Harvard University
CES Friday Lunch
12:30pm - 1:30pm
CES Friday Lunch

Tuesday, March 3, 2020

From Montenegro to the Red Carpet: A Life of Giving
4:30pm - 5:45pm
Harvard Albanian Students Association — From Montenegro to the Red Carpet: A Life of Giving
  • Emina Cunmulaj – Model and Philanthropist
  • Chair Albana Shehaj – Research Fellow, Weiser Center for Emerging Democracies, University of Michigan; Visiting Scholar 2019-2020, CES, Harvard University

Wednesday, March 4, 2020

Poland’s Constitutional Breakdown: What Does It Tell Us About Authoritarian Populism Today
4:30pm - 6:00pm
Director's Seminar — Poland’s Constitutional Breakdown: What Does It Tell Us About Authoritarian Populism Today
  • Wojciech Sadurski – Challis Professor in Jurisprudence, University of Sydney
  • Vlad Perju – Professor of Law, Boston College Law School; Director, Clough Center for the Study of Constitutional Democracy, Boston College
  • Jacek Zakowski – Director, Department of Journalism, Collegium Civitas; Journalist and Author
  • Chair Grzegorz Ekiert – Laurence A. Tisch Professor of Government, Harvard University; CES Director, Harvard University; CES Seminar Co-chair, Harvard University
Citizens After Empire: Balkan Muslims and the Making of Modern Europe
4:30pm - 6:00pm
The History Seminar — Citizens After Empire: Balkan Muslims and the Making of Modern Europe
  • Emily Greble – Associate Professor of History & Associate Professor of German, Russian and East European Studies, Vanderbilt University
  • Chair Alison Frank Johnson – Professor of History, Harvard University; CES Resident Faculty & Seminar Co-chair, Harvard University and Maya Jasanoff – Coolidge Professor of History, Harvard University; CES Resident Faculty & Seminar Co-chair, Harvard University and Mary D. Lewis – Robert Walton Goelet Professor of French History, Harvard University; CES Resident Faculty & Seminar Co-chair, Harvard University

Thursday, March 5, 2020

The Price of Democracy: How Money Shapes Politics and What to Do About It
4:30pm - 6:00pm
Seminar on the State and Capitalism Since 1800 — The Price of Democracy: How Money Shapes Politics and What to Do About It
  • Julia Cagé – Assistant Professor of Economics, Sciences Po Paris
  • Lawrence Lessig – Roy L. Furman Professor of Law and Leadership, Harvard Law School
  • Chair Peter A. Hall – Krupp Foundation Professor of European Studies, Harvard University; CES Resident Faculty & Seminar Co-chair, Harvard University

Friday, March 6, 2020

What Happened, Hungary?
11:00am - 12:30pm
New Research on Europe Seminar — What Happened, Hungary?
  • Zoltan Ádám – Assistant Professor of Economics, Corvinus University of Budapest; Visiting Scholar 2019-2020, CES, Harvard University
  • Chair Arthur Goldhammer – Writer & Translator; CES Local Affiliate & Seminar Co-chair, Harvard University
Animating Air and the Body at Its Limits
2:00pm - 3:30pm
CES Dissertation Workshop — Animating Air and the Body at Its Limits
  • Katarzyna Balug – Instructor in Landscape Architecture & Ph.D. Candidate, Harvard Graduate School of Design
  • Chair Sonja Grassmugg – Ph.D. Student in Modern European History, Harvard University; Graduate Student Affiliate & Workshop Coordinator, CES, Harvard University and Nathan Grau – Ph.D. Student in International History, Harvard University; Graduate Student Affiliate & Seminar Coordinator, CES, Harvard University
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