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Friday, December 11, 2020

Is S(H)e Presidential? The Changing Scripts of Political Leadership, 1995-2020
12:00pm - 1:15pm
CES Dissertation Workshop — Is S(H)e Presidential? The Changing Scripts of Political Leadership, 1995-2020
  • Bo Yun Park  – Postdoctoral Scholar, Social Science Data Lab (D-Lab), University of California, Berkeley
  • Chair Clare Bradford Anderson – Ph.D. Student in History, Harvard University; Graduate Student Affiliate, Minda de Gunzburg Center for European Studies, Harvard University and Armando Miano – Ph.D. Student in Economics, Harvard University

Tuesday, February 2, 2021

Ascent to Glory: How "One Hundred Years of Solitude" Was Written and Became a Global Classic
12:00pm - 1:30pm
Seminar on Social Exclusion and Inclusion — Ascent to Glory: How "One Hundred Years of Solitude" Was Written and Became a Global Classic
  • Álvaro Santana-Acuña – Associate Professor of Sociology, Whitman College
  • Gisèle Sapiro – Professor of Sociology, École des hautes études en sciences sociales (EHSS); Research Professor, Centre national de la recherche scientifique (CNRS)
  • Diana Sorensen – James F. Rothenberg Professor of Romance Languages and Literatures (Spanish), Professor of Comparative Literature, Harvard University
  • Chair Michèle Lamont – Robert I. Goldman Professor of European Studies and Professor of Sociology and of African-American Studies, Harvard University; Faculty Associate & Seminar Co-chair, Minda de Gunzburg Center for European Studies, Harvard University
How to Write a Winning Proposal
5:00pm - 6:30pm
Thesis Workshop for Juniors — How to Write a Winning Proposal
  • Chair Michael Tworek – Associate, History Department, Harvard University; Thesis Workshop Organizer, Minda de Gunzburg Center for European Studies, Harvard University

Tuesday, February 9, 2021

A Conversation with European Commissioner Elisa Ferreira
10:30am - 11:30am
European Legal Order Seminar — A Conversation with European Commissioner Elisa Ferreira
  • Elisa Ferreira – European Commissioner for Cohesion and Reforms
  • Welcome Remarks by Grzegorz Ekiert – Laurence A. Tisch Professor of Government, Harvard University; Director (2012-2023), 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
Ethnicity, Migration and Belonging in Europe
12:00pm - 1:30pm
Seminar on Social Exclusion and Inclusion — Ethnicity, Migration and Belonging in Europe
  • Maurice Crul – Distinguished Professor of Sociology, Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam
  • Rahsaan Maxwell – Professor of Political Science, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
  • Claire Alexander – Professor of Sociology, The University of Manchester
  • Chair Natasha Warikoo – Professor of Sociology, Tufts University

Thursday, February 11, 2021

The Unruly History of Freedom
12:15pm - 1:45pm
New Research on Europe Seminar — The Unruly History of Freedom
  • Annelien de Djin – Professor of Political History, Utrecht University; Visiting Scholar 2021-2022, Minda de Gunzburg Center for European Studies, Harvard University
  • Alexander H. Gourevitch – Associate Professor of Political Science, Brown University
  • Sophia Rosenfeld – Walter H. Annenberg Professor of History, University of Pennsylvania
  • Chair Arthur Goldhammer – Writer & Translator; Local Affiliate & Seminar Co-chair, Minda de Gunzburg Center for European Studies, Harvard University

Friday, February 12, 2021

Judging the League: The Permanent Court of International Justice and the League of Nations, 1922-1939
12:00pm - 1:15pm
CES Dissertation Workshop — Judging the League: The Permanent Court of International Justice and the League of Nations, 1922-1939
  • Aden Knaap – Ph.D. Student in History, Harvard University
  • Chair Clare Bradford Anderson – Ph.D. Student in History, Harvard University; Graduate Student Affiliate, Minda de Gunzburg Center for European Studies, Harvard University and Armando Miano – Ph.D. Student in Economics, Harvard University
The Social Rights of Citizens in an Age of Financialization
1:30pm - 3:00pm
Seminar on the State and Capitalism Since 1800 — The Social Rights of Citizens in an Age of Financialization
  • Lawrence R. Jacobs – McKnight Professor or Public Affairs, University of Minnesota
  • Desmond King – Andrew W. Mellon Professor of American Government, Nuffield College, Oxford University
  • Cathie Jo Martin – Professor of Political Science, Boston University; Local Affiliate & Seminar Co-chair, Minda de Gunzburg Center for European Studies, Harvard University
  • 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

Thursday, February 18, 2021

Populism, Democracy and Recognition
2:00pm - 3:15pm
European Union Seminar — Populism, Democracy and Recognition
  • Michèle Lamont – Robert I. Goldman Professor of European Studies and Professor of Sociology and of African-American Studies, Harvard University; Faculty Associate & Seminar Co-chair, Minda de Gunzburg Center for European Studies, Harvard University
  • Pierre Rosanvallon – Professor of Modern and Contemporary History of Politics, Collège de France
  • Welcome Remarks by Arnaud Mentré – Consul General of France in Boston
  • Chair Nicolas Prevelakis – Associate Senior Lecturer on Social Studies & Assistant Director of Curricular Development, Center for Hellenic Studies, Harvard University; Faculty Associate & Seminar Co-chair, Minda de Gunzburg Center for European Studies, Harvard University

Friday, February 26, 2021

The Shifting Relationship Between Postwar Capitalism and Democracy
1:30pm - 3:00pm
Seminar on the State and Capitalism Since 1800 — The Shifting Relationship Between Postwar Capitalism and Democracy
  • 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
  • Herman Mark Schwartz – Professor of Politics and Public Policy, University of Virginia
  • Chair Kathleen Thelen – Ford Professor of Political Science, Massachusetts Institute of Technology; Faculty Associate & Seminar Co-chair, Minda de Gunzburg Center for European Studies, Harvard University
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