"Missionaries, Meshumadim, and Maskilim: An Entangled History of Christians, Jews, and Those in between in 19th-Century Europe" David Ruderman, Joseph Meyerhoff Professor of Modern Jewish History, University of Pennsylvania Annual Norman E. Alexander Lecture in Jewish Studies.
Date: November 12, 6:00-8:30 p.m. follow link for more information.
Event: Social Media and the Quality of Freedom of Expression in Indonesia: Evidence from the Field
Speaker: Usman Hamid, Founder of the Indonesian branch of Change.org
Date: September 8, 12:10 p.m. -1:10 p.m.
Location: 624 Kent Hall
No RSVP required.
Event: Second Annual South (and Southeast) Asian Studies Library Tour at Columbia University
Date: Monday, September 14th, 2:30 pm.
Location: Meet at Global Studies, 309 Lehman Library (in the SIPA building), 420 West 118th Street, New York, NY 10027
[Presentation and tour 2:30 – 3:45 pm.; reception and snacks 3:45 – 4:30 pm.] Contact Gary Hausman, South Asian Studies Librarian for more info.
November 19, 2014. Social Hall, Union Theological Seminary, 3041 Broadway, 6:00pm
Behind the Biblical Story of Joseph, OR: The Divine Travel Agent, a lecture by Professor James Kugel, more info
November 13, 2014. 523 Butler Library, 6:00pm
Catalogue as Map in the Library of Ferdinand Columbus, talk by Prof. Seth Kimmell, RBML Book History Colloquium
April 17, 2014, Visualizing Universalism: The UNESCO Human Rights Exhibition, 1949-53 Symposium and Exhibit. more info
April 10, 2014, Defying Injustice: Lessons from Defeating Apartheid to the Arab Spring, An Interactive Dialogue among Activists and Scholars more info
December 9, 2013 6:15PM A Talk by Sharon Sliwinski, author of Human Rights in Camera, on the 1949 UNESCO Human Rights Exhibition. More info
602 Hamilton Hall
December 3, 2013 12:30-2:00PM Forensics, Archives, and Transitional Justice in Guatemala
A talk by María Carrera, 2013 Human Rights Advocate, and Kate Doyle of the National Security Archive
Room 801, Institute of Latin American Studies, IAB Building