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Friday, March 5, 2021

Opening the Caskets: Mathematical Economics in Fascist Austria
12:00pm - 1:15pm
CES Dissertation Workshop — Opening the Caskets: Mathematical Economics in Fascist Austria
  • Max Ehrenfreund – Ph.D. Student in History of Science, Harvard University
  • Chair Clare Bradford Anderson – Ph.D. Student in History, Harvard University; CES Graduate Student Affiliate & Dissertation Workshop Coordinator, Harvard University and Armando Miano – Ph.D. Student in Economics, Harvard University; CES Graduate Student Affiliate & Dissertation Workshop Coordinator, Harvard University

Tuesday, March 9, 2021

Research Methodologies
5:00pm - 6:00pm
Thesis Workshop for Juniors — Research Methodologies
  • Chair Sally Hayes – Ph.D. Student in History, Harvard University; CES Thesis Workshop Organizer, Harvard University and Michael Tworek – Associate, History Department, Harvard University; CES Thesis Workshop Organizer, Harvard University

Wednesday, March 10, 2021

The Place of the European Union in the World - An Address by Josep Borrell Fontelles
10:00am - 11:00am
Europe in the World Seminar & European Legal Order Seminar — The Place of the European Union in the World - An Address by Josep Borrell Fontelles
  • Josep Borrell Fontelles – High Representative of the European Union for Foreign Affairs and Security Policy; Vice President, European Commission
  • Welcome Remarks by Grzegorz Ekiert – Laurence A. Tisch Professor of Government, Harvard University; Director, Minda de Gunzburg Center for European Studies, Harvard University
  • Chair José Manuel Martinez Sierra – Jean Monnet ad Personam Professor in EU Law and Government, Director General, UPF-Barcelona School of Management; CES Local Affiliate & Seminar Co-chair, Harvard University

Thursday, March 11, 2021

The Rise and Fall of Jewish International Politics, 1919-1949
12:30pm - 1:45pm
Jews in Modern Europe Seminar — The Rise and Fall of Jewish International Politics, 1919-1949
  • Rotem Giladi – Associate Researcher, Leibniz Institute for Jewish History and Culture, Simon Dubnow in Leipzig; Adjunct Professor, Hebrew University of Jerusalem Law Faculty
  • Chair Derek J. Penslar – William Lee Frost Professor of Jewish History, Harvard University; CES Resident Faculty & Seminar Chair, Harvard University

Thursday, March 25, 2021

Confronting a Hostile State: Scholars of the Holocaust in Poland
11:00am - 12:00pm
August Zaleski Memorial Lecture in Modern Polish History — Confronting a Hostile State: Scholars of the Holocaust in Poland
  • Barbara Engelking – Founder and Director, Polish Center of Holocaust Research, Institute of Philosophy and Sociology, Polish Academy of Sciences
  • Jan Grabowski – Professor of History, University of Ottawa
  • Derek J. Penslar – William Lee Frost Professor of Jewish History, Harvard University; CES Resident Faculty & Seminar Chair, Harvard University
  • Chair Grzegorz Ekiert – Laurence A. Tisch Professor of Government, Harvard University; Director, Minda de Gunzburg Center for European Studies, Harvard University
A Conversation with Commissioner Stella Kyriakides
12:00pm - 12:45pm
European Politics Seminar — A Conversation with Commissioner Stella Kyriakides
  • Stella Kyriakides – European Commissioner for Health and Food Safety
  • Chair Elaine Papoulias – Executive Director, Minda de Gunzburg Center for European Studies, Harvard University

Thursday, April 1, 2021

"An Unspeakable Jewish Tragedy": Jews, the Munich Revolution and the Rise of Nazism
12:30pm - 1:45pm
Jews in Modern Europe Seminar — "An Unspeakable Jewish Tragedy": Jews, the Munich Revolution and the Rise of Nazism
  • Michael Brenner – Abensohn Chair in Israel Studies and Director, Center for Israel Studies History, American Universityy, American University
  • Chair Derek J. Penslar – William Lee Frost Professor of Jewish History, Harvard University; CES Resident Faculty & Seminar Chair, Harvard University

Tuesday, April 6, 2021

Debating Democracy in a Pandemic – German and US Resistance Movements
12:00pm - 1:30pm
Seminar on Social Exclusion and Inclusion — Debating Democracy in a Pandemic – German and US Resistance Movements
  • Myra Marx Ferree – Alice H. Cook Professor of Sociology (Emerita), University of Wisconsin-Madison; CES Local Affiliate & Seminar Co-chair, Harvard University
  • Elizabeth A. Wood – Professor of History, MIT
  • Chair Kathrin Zippel – Professor of Sociology, Northeastern University; CES Local Affiliate & Seminar Co-chair, Harvard University

Friday, April 9, 2021

Senior Thesis Conference 2021
4:00pm - 5:00pm
Thesis Workshop for Juniors — Senior Thesis Conference 2021
  • Chair Sally Hayes – Ph.D. Student in History, Harvard University; CES Thesis Workshop Organizer, Harvard University and Michael Tworek – Associate, History Department, Harvard University; CES Thesis Workshop Organizer, Harvard University
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