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During the spring semester, the Minda de Gunzburg Center for European Studies (CES) welcomes you to join our events virtually. This calendar offers an overview of our events next week.

Please check the CES website and upcoming emails regularly for additions over the coming weeks. All events will take place via Zoom, and each event listing will include instructions for pre-registration and access.

**Note: Entry to Adolphus Busch Hall is limited to those who hold offices in the building as well as Harvard faculty, staff, and students.**

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CES Events
Tuesday, April 12, 2022
Athens: City of Wisdom – Historical and Modern Resilience in Greece’s Capital
12:00pm - 1:00pm

Bruce Clark – Author; Journalist, The Economist

Chair Mark Schiefsky – C. Lois P. Grove Professor of the Classics, Harvard University; Director, Center for Hellenic Studies, Harvard University

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Welcome Remarks by Elaine Papoulias – Executive Director, Minda de Gunzburg Center for European Studies, Harvard UniversityStratos Efthymiou – Consul General of Greece in Boston

Wednesday, April 13, 2022
Silence Kills! Patriarchy, Gender Norms and Violence Against Women in Turkey
1:00pm - 2:15pm

Sevinç Bermek – Fellow, London School of Economics and Political Science; Visiting Scholar 2021-2022, Minda de Gunzburg Center for European Studies, Harvard University

Chair Melani Cammett – Clarence Dillon Professor of International Affairs, Department of Government, Harvard University; Professor, Department of Global Health and Population, Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health; Faculty Affiliate, Middle East Initiative, Belfer Center for Science and International Affairs, Harvard Kennedy School

Thursday, April 14, 2022
European Conference 2022 – Day 1
10:00am - 11:15am
 
Europe at War
11:00am - 12:00pm

Radosław Sikorski – Member of the European Parliament, Republic of Poland; Speaker of Parliament (2014-2015) and Minister of Foreign Affairs (2007-2014), Republic of Poland; Senior Fellow, Minda de Gunzburg Center for European Studies, Harvard University

Angela Stent – Director, Center for Eurasian, Russian and East European Studies & Professor of Government and Foreign Service, Emerita, Georgetown University; Senior Fellow, Brookings Institution

Chair Grzegorz Ekiert – Laurence A. Tisch Professor of Government, Harvard University; Director, Minda de Gunzburg Center for European Studies, Harvard University

Friday, April 15, 2022
European Conference 2022 – Day 2
10:00am - 3:15pm

Kostas Bakoyannis – Mayor of Athens

Moderated by Nicolas Prevelakis – Associate Senior Lecturer on Social Studies, Harvard University; Assistant Director of Curricular Development, Center for Hellenic Studies, Harvard University; Seminar Co-chair, Minda de Gunzburg Center for European Studies, Harvard University

 
Internationalism as Decadence: Raymond Aron's Early Critique of Pacifism
12:00pm - 1:30pm

Daniel Steinmetz-Jenkins – Assistant Professor of History, College of Social Studies, Wesleyan University

Sihang Simon Luo – Graduate Student in Political Philosophy, Department of Political Science, Indiana University

Community Events
Tuesday, April 12, 2022
War in Ukraine: Humanitarian Crisis and Potential Path Forward
12:00pm - 1:00pm
 
Timing the Laws: Rousseau’s Theory of Development in Corsica
12:00pm - 1:30pm

Hansong Li – Ph.D. Candidate in Government, Harvard University; Dissertation Workshop Coordinator, EHPS Graduate Advisor & Graduate Student Affiliate, Minda de Gunzburg Center for European Studies, Harvard University

Wednesday, April 13, 2022
Study Group: Governing in an Interconnected World: Has the EU Joined China to shut out American Companies?
12:00pm - 1:00pm
Friday, April 15, 2022
 21st Annual Boston Turkish Film Festival - April 15-28, 2022
9:00am - 7:00pm
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