Other Harvard Events

2018 Feb 15

Harvard Initiative for the Science of the Human Past

5:30pm to 7:00pm


CGIS South S010, 1730 Cambridge Street
Kimberly Bowes (University of Pennsylvania), The Archaeology of Poverty: How Poor Were Roman Peasants? Did They Get Poorer? Response by Leslie Dossey (Loyola University Chicago) and Orlando Patterson (Harvard University). This lecture is part of the SoHP Lecture Series What’s New in the Fall of the Roman Empire, co-sponsored by the Department of the Classics and the Standing Committee on Archaeology.
2018 Jan 26

MHC Persian and Persianate Studies Seminar

5:00pm to 6:30pm


Barker Center 133
Sassan Zand Moqaddam (Visiting Scholar, Boston University), The Need for a New Critical Edition of the Ma‘ārif of Bahā’-i Walad.
2018 Feb 15

Harvard AKPIA Lecture Series

5:30pm to 7:00pm


Real Colegio Complutense, 26 Trowbridge Street
Mounia Chekhab Abudaya (Museum of Islamic Art, Doha), Ottoman Devotional Manuscripts: Study of a Corpus from the Museum of Islamic Art, Doha.
2017 Dec 01

Harvard Early Slavists Seminar

12:15pm to 2:00pm


CGIS South S354, 1730 Cambridge Street
Sean Griffin (Dartmouth College), The Roman Past in Early Rus’: Byzantine Liturgy on the Northern Periphery. Co-sponsored by the Davis Center for Russian and Eurasian Studies and the Harvard Ukrainian Research Institute.
2017 Nov 28

Harvard Law School Library Book Talk

12:00pm to 2:00pm


Lewis 214A, 1585 Massachusetts Avenue
A discussion by Intisar Rabb (Harvard Law School) and Abigail Balbale (Bard Graduate Center) of their book Justice and Leadership in Early Islamic Courts (Harvard University Press, 2017), with comments by William Graham (Harvard University), Cemal Kefadar (Harvard University), and Ahmed Al Shamsy (University of Chicago). Co-sponsored by the International Legal Studies Program at Harvard Law School, the Islamic Legal Studies Program at Harvard Law School, the Department of History, and the Alwaleed Islamic Studies Program.
2017 Nov 08

Harvard Women's Studies in Religion Program Lecture

1:00pm to 2:00pm


Center for the Study of World Religions, 42 Francis Street
Avital Davidovich-Eshed (Bar Ilan University and Harvard Divinity School), The Virgin Body and the Body Politic in Medieval Judaism.
2017 Nov 06

Center for the Study of World Religions Author Talk

5:15pm to 7:00pm


CSWR Common Room, 42 Francis Avenue
Discussion of Teaching Bodies: Moral Formation in the Summa of Thomas Aquinas with author Mark D. Jordan, Andrew W. Mellon Professor of Christian Thought (Harvard Divinity School) and Professor of Studies of Women, Gender, and Sexuality. Response by James Keenan, S.J. (Boston College) and David Decosimo (Boston University).