Events 2009-10

September 24, 2009
ISRAEL & PALESTINE: PERSPECTIVES ON THE PAST AND PROSPECTS FOR THE FUTURE
A conversation between Avi Shlaim (Oxford) and Rashid Khalidi (Columbia)
Organized by the Center for International History and the Middle East Institute
Further information

Special location and time: 12-2 pm, International Affairs Building, Room 1501
Contact: Leia Reisner

October 2, 2009
TRANSITIONAL JUSTICE AND ITS DISCONTENTS: THE GERMAN EXPERIENCE, 1945-1950
Devin Pendas (Boston College)

November 13, 2009
HUMAN RIGHTS AND THE REVOLT AGAINST REALPOLITIK IN THE 1970S
Daniel Sargent (University of California, Berkeley)

December 4, 2009
ANGLOBAL GOVERNANCE: EMPIRE, RACE AND UTOPIA, 1870-1914

Duncan Bell (University of Cambridge)

February 19, 2010
A NATION-BUILDING PEOPLE: AMERICAN EFFORTS AT INTERNATIONAL CONTROL WITHOUT EMPIRE, AND THE CONSEQUENCES
Jeremi Suri (University of Wisconsin-Madison)

March 5, 2010
MOVING PIECES IN A GLOBAL PROHIBITION REGIME: BRITISH ADMIRALTY LAW AND THE END OF SLAVERY
Lauren Benton (New York University)

April 9, 2010
BIOPOLITICS ACROSS BORDERS: IDEAS AND PRACTICES
A Graduate Student Conference
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April 16, 2010
USING AND ABUSING HISTORY IN INTERNATIONAL RELATIONS: A DISCUSSION
Margaret MacMillan (Oxford University)
Special event and time: 11.00 am

April 23, 2010
THE ANTINOMIES OF CAPITALIST MODERNITY: REFLECTIONS ON HISTORY AND THE HOLOCAUST 
Moishe Postone (University of Chicago)

 

Department of History, Columbia University, New York