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Tuesday, November 13, 2018

Conference | Reorganizing the Middle East, 1912-1948
Conference | Panel 1: The First World War, the New International World Order, and the Mandates System
9:15am - 10:30am
Conference | Panel 1: The First World War, the New International World Order, and the Mandates System
  • Carole Fink – Humanities Distinguished Professor Emeritus, Emeritus Faculty, Department of History, Ohio State University
  • Billie Melman – Professor of Modern History, Henri Glasberg Chair of European Studies, Tel Aviv University
Conference | Panel 2: Drafting Borders? The McMahon-Hussein Correspondence, Sykes-Picot Agreement, and Balfour Declaration
10:45am - 11:45am
Conference | Panel 2: Drafting Borders? The McMahon-Hussein Correspondence, Sykes-Picot Agreement, and Balfour Declaration
  • Eugene Rogan – Director of the Middle East Centre at St Antony’s College, University of Oxford
  • Motti Golani – Professor of Jewish History, The Zvi Yavetz School of Historical Studies, Tel Aviv University
  • Derek Penslar – William Lee Frost Professor of Modern Jewish History & CES Resident Faculty
Conference | Panel 3:  Old Empire to New Empire? From the Ottomans to the British and French
1:30pm - 3:30pm
Conference | Panel 3: Old Empire to New Empire? From the Ottomans to the British and French
  • Leila Fawaz – Issam M. Fares Professor of Lebanese and Eastern Mediterranean Studies, Tufts University
  • Abigail Jacobson – Senior Lecturer, Department of Islamic and Middle Eastern Studies, The Hebrew University of Jerusalem
  • Elizabeth F. Thompson – Department of Women, Gender and Sexuality, University of Virginia
  • Dotan Halevy – Graduate Student in History, Columbia University
Conference | Panel 4: Mandated Modernity and Alternative Forms of Governing
3:45pm - 5:15pm
Conference | Panel 4: Mandated Modernity and Alternative Forms of Governing
  • Arie Dubnov – Department of History, Stanford University
  • Fredrik Meiton – Assistant Professor of History, University of New Hampshire
  • Hilary Falb Kalisman – Assistant Professor of History and Endowed Professor of Israel/Palestine Studies in the Program in Jewish Studies, University of Colorado Boulder
How to Find an Adviser and Access Harvard's Resources?
6:00pm - 7:00pm
Thesis Workshop for Juniors — How to Find an Adviser and Access Harvard's Resources?
  • Michael Tworek – Associate, History Department, Harvard University; Thesis Workshop Organizer, CES, Harvard University
  • Hannah Callaway – Lecturer in the Committee on Degrees in Social Studies, Harvard University; Senior Thesis Workshop Organizer, CES

Wednesday, November 14, 2018

Conference | Reorganizing the Middle East, 1912-1948
Conference | Panel 1: Mandated Environments
9:00am - 11:00am
Conference | Panel 1: Mandated Environments
  • Sam Dolbee – Post-doc, Mahindra Humanities Center at Harvard University
  • Dale Stahl – Assistant Professor of History, University of Colorado Boulder
  • Netta Cohen – Graduate Student in History, University of Oxford
  • Yaron Balslev – Post-doc, Hebrew University of Jerusalem; Teaching Fellow, Tel Aviv University
Conference | Panel 2: Mandatory Identities
11:15am - 12:45pm
Conference | Panel 2: Mandatory Identities
  • Zaha Kheir – Graduate Student in Political Science, University of Oxford
  • Hagit Krik – Post-doc, Hebrew University of Jerusalem
  • Hadas Fischer – Graduate Student in History, Tel Aviv University
The Work of Moisei Ostrogorski: Political Parties and the Crisis of Democracy
12:15pm - 1:45pm
Visiting Scholars Seminar: New Research on Europe — The Work of Moisei Ostrogorski: Political Parties and the Crisis of Democracy
  • Philipp Erbentraut – Research Assistant for Political Sociology and Theory of the State, Institute for Political Science, Goethe University Frankfurt and CES John F. Kennedy Memorial Fellow 2018-2019, Harvard University
New Power and the Emergent Populism in Europe, the United States and Beyond
4:30pm - 6:00pm
EU Law and Government Study Group — New Power and the Emergent Populism in Europe, the United States and Beyond
  • Henry Timms – Hauser Visiting Leader, Center for Public Leadership, Harvard Kennedy School; President and CEO, 92nd Street Y
  • Chair José Manuel Martinez Sierra – Jean Monnet ad Personam Professor in EU Law and Government & Director, RCC, Harvard University; CES Study Group Chair and Local Affiliate, Harvard University
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