CGT Member @adamtooze discussed how the Federal Reserve and global central banks prevented the worst possible effects of financial collapse in 2020— and whether the economy could survive another pandemic— with @wdet .

Adam Tooze discussed how the Federal Reserve and global central banks prevented the worst possible effects of financial collapse in 2020— and whether the economy could survive another pandemic— with WDET Detroit Today: “Economic Historian Details How Central Banks Helped Evade Financial Collapse in 2020.”

october 2021

28oct12:00 pm- 1:30 pmThe Global Biography Working Group: Greg Tomlin "Murrow’s Cold War"

28oct1:00 pm- 2:30 pmReadings in the Khalidiyya: Ottoman Librarians and their Metadata (A. Tunç Şen)

29oct3:30 pm- 5:00 pmNew Directions in African Diaspora Studies: Dr. Tiffany Florvil, "Black German Quotidian Intellectuals' Spatial Politics"

november 2021

2nov4:00 pm- 5:35 pmMODERN CHINA LECTURE SERIES FEATURING EUGENIA LEAN – THE IDEOGRAPH AND A CANTONESE PUN: LINGUISTIC DIVERGENCE AND SPURIOUS CHINESE MARKS IN GLOBAL CAPITALISM

3nov12:00 pm- 1:00 pmSylvie Anne Goldberg: The Genius of Yosef Yerushalmi (with Elisheva Carlebach)

3nov4:00 pm- 6:00 pmLehman Center for American History: The Science of Abolition

5nov12:00 pm- 1:30 pmTechnologies of Power: OPACITY | The Arts of War

12nov1:00 pm- 2:30 pmArea Studies and the Middle East (Marwa Elshakry)

16nov4:00 pm- 5:30 pmFeaturedCelebrating Recent Work by Mae M. Ngai

18nov6:30 pm- 8:00 pm"Pride" with George Chauncey, Tom Kalin, Kendall Thomas, and Alex Stapleton

Mae Ngai. The Chinese Question: The Gold Rushes and Global Politics. 2021: W.W. Norton & Company.

Camille Robcis. Disalienation: Politics, Philosophy, and Radical Psychiatry in Postwar France. 2021: University of Chicago Press.

Frank Andre GuridyThe Sports Revolution: How Texas Changed the Culture of American Athletics. 2021: University of Texas Press.

Charly Coleman. The Spirit of French Capitalism: Economic Theology in the Age of Enlightenment2021: Stanford University Press.

Caterina Pizzigoni & Camilla TownsendIndigenous Life After the Conquest: The De la Cruz Family Papers of Colonial Mexico. 2021: Penn State University Press.

Manan Ahmed Asif. The Loss of Hindustan: The Invention of India2020: Harvard University Press.

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