july 2022

1jun - 5julAll DayWomen & The Silent Screen: Women, Cinema, and World Migration

5jul8:00 am- 10:00 amWomen and Gendered Violence, a plenary panel of the 2022 Memory Studies Association Conference (moderated by Carol Gluck)

august 2022

4aug7:30 pm- 8:30 pmBook Talk with Merlin Chokwanyun at WordUp Bookstore

september 2022

1sep10:30 am- 12:00 pmHealth for Everyone Zoom Meeting (Merlin Chowkwanyun)

8sep7:00 am- 9:00 amLSE Event - Money and Empire: A Conversation on Charles Kindleberger and the Dollar System (Adam Tooze)

10sep6:00 pm- 9:00 pmBecoming Frederick Douglass | 20th Annual ImageNation Outdoors Festival (Natasha Lightfoot)

12sep11:30 am- 12:30 pm(NYU) “Community Health, Environmental Activism, and Racial Justice: Leveraging Technology for Public Good” with Merlin Chowkwanyun

12sep6:00 pm- 7:30 pmFree Market: The History of an Idea: Jacob Soll, in conversation with Pierre Force, John Shovlin, Carl Wennerlind, and Emmanuelle Saada

12sep7:00 pm- 9:00 pmBSO and GBH Host 'An Evening With Ken Burns, Lynn Novick, And Sarah Botstein' (Mae Ngai)

14sep6:00 pm- 9:00 pm1014NY: Panel Discussion: Engineering Education for the 21st Century (Pamela H. Smith)

14sep6:00 pm- 7:30 pmFeaturedIRAAS: There’s a Disco Ball Between Us: A Theory of Black Gay Life

19sep6:00 pm- 7:30 pmFeaturedIRAAS: THE VIRAL UNDERCLASS:THE HUMAN TOLL WHEN INEQUALITY & DISEASE COLLIDE (Discussant Samuel K. Roberts)

21sep4:00 pm- 5:30 pmFeaturedCAS Salon Talk: Doing Public History: From the Academy to the NYHS - Dr. Valerie Paley in Conversation with Hilary Hallett

21sep4:20 pm- 6:00 pmLegal History Workshop with Gary Gerstle (University of Cambridge, History) - "The Rise of the Neoliberal Order"

22sep5:00 pm- 7:00 pmBrotherhood of Barristers: Gender, Space and the Culture of the Bar

28sep2:40 pm- 4:00 pmEnvisioning reparations: historical and comparative approaches (Natasha Lightfoot)

28sep4:20 pm- 6:00 pmLH Workshop with Craig Green (Temple, Law & History) - "A Constitutional History of Territory, Statehood, and Nation-Building." Comment by Gillian Metzger (Columbia, Law)

28sep7:00 pm- 8:30 pmWORD Presents Hilary A. Hallett and Sarah MacLean (In-Person)

29sep4:00 pm- 6:00 pmMongolian Climate and History: An Experiment in Collaboration (Co-chaired by Rhiannon Stephens)

29sep7:00 pm- 8:30 pmMae Ngai | BU 2022 Howard Zinn Memorial Lecture

30sep11:00 am- 1:00 pmNew York City Latin American History Workshop - Rojo Robles (Baruch), "Out of Pietri: Radical Nuyorican Poetry, 1970s-1990s"

october 2022

3oct4:00 pm- 5:30 pmLehman Center for American History: Michael Zakim - "On (American) Individualism, together with some thoughts about the liberal invention of photography”

5oct7:00 pm- 8:30 pmAdam Tooze in Conversation with Jacobin - Inflation Issue Release Party

6oct5:00 pm- 6:30 pmLehman Center: Book Talk with John Wood Sweet, "The Sewing Girl's Tale"

6oct6:00 pm- 7:30 pmAAADS/Art History Talk w/ Samantha A. Noël, Wayne State University: "Tropical Modernisms: The Black Geographies of Wifredo Lam and Josephine Baker"

6oct7:00 pm- 9:00 pmOur Unfinished March: The Violent Past and Imperiled Future of the Vote (Frank Guridy)

7oct2:00 pm- 3:30 pmJosephine Baker's Cinematic Prism

7oct4:00 pm- 5:30 pmColumbia Latin American History Workshop | The Dope: The Real History of the Mexican Drug Trade

10oct12:30 pm- 2:00 pmSOF/Heyman | "Last Call at the Hotel Imperial": A Conversation between Deborah Cohen and Adam Tooze

12oct4:00 pm- 5:00 pmCAS: Talking Across the Divide: Communication in a Polarized Time

12oct4:30 pm- 6:00 pmThe Only Way to Survive Is By Taking Care of One Another: Reflections on Care Work (Premilla Nadasen)

13oct3:00 pm- 4:30 pmU of Toronto: Book Talk with Mae Ngai


14oct4:00 pm- 5:30 pmIRAAS: Black Counter Cartographies

17oct4:15 pm- 6:15 pmAmbassador Ted Osius Book Talk: Nothing is Impossible (Moderated by Lien-Hang Nguyen)

18oct12:00 pm- 1:00 pmCommitee on Global Thought Lunchtime Seminar: The First 21st Century: From Globalization to Fragmentation

18oct6:00 pm- 8:00 pmExhibit of Manuscripts on Islamic Science: Opening Reception

19oct4:20 pm- 6:00 pmLH Workshop: with Jose E. Argueta Funes (Columbia, Law & History). "The Common Law Goes to Hawai’i: Customary Order, Legislation, and the Meaning of Property Reform" Comment by Shyam Balganesh (Columbia, Law). 

19oct6:00 pm- 7:30 pm"WE ARE ONE" CELEBRATING OUR ROOTS CONFERENCE (Panel moderated by Mae Ngai)

19oct6:30 pm- 9:30 pmNEH: 2022 Jefferson Lecture in the Humanities with Andrew Delbanco

20oct6:00 pm- 7:30 pmIRAAS: Where Sea Meets Sky: Infinity

20oct6:00 pm- 7:30 pmFordham U: How Capitalism Invented the Care Economy - Premilla Nadasen

24oct12:10 pm- 1:10 pmThe Legacy of Frances Perkins, Pioneer for Social Justice (Kim Philips Fein)

25oct3:30 pm- 5:00 pmLCAH: Book Talk with Annemarie Sammartino, "Freedomland"

25oct7:00 pm- 8:30 pmOnes and Tooze Live

26oct12:00 pm- 1:00 pmJewish Literary Eros: Between Poetry and Prose in the Medieval Mediterranean (Elisheva Carlebach)

26oct5:00 pm- 6:15 pmCGT: Reimagining Global: Are Extreme Crises the Only Way Forward?

26oct6:00 pm- 7:30 pmEuropean Institute Booklaunch: The Swedish Theory of Love (Wennerlind, Tooze)

26oct6:00 pm- 7:30 pmAbolitionist Feminism in the Archive (Sarah Haley)

27oct3:00 pm- 6:00 pmThe Greatest Beer Run Ever - Film screening and panel discussion (Lien-Hang Nguyen)

27oct6:00 pm- 7:30 pmAlumniTALK: "Memories of a Gay Catholic Boyhood" with John D’Emilio CC’70

28oct - 11novoct 284:00 amnov 11IRAAS: "Comrade Sisters: Women of the Black Panther Party"

28oct11:00 am- 1:00 pmNew York City Latin American History Workshop (Co-Sponsored by Dept., Hosted by Baruch College) - Pedro Cantisano (John Jay), "Confronting the Common Good: Public Health, Urban Reform, and the Law in Modern Brazil"

28oct12:00 pm- 1:00 pmUPenn: Dr. Sailakshmi Ramgopal, "'Civis Romanus Sum': The Roman Businessmen of Sicily"


november, 2022

28oct - 11novoct 284:00 amnov 11IRAAS: "Comrade Sisters: Women of the Black Panther Party"

1nov6:00 pm- 7:30 pmMarking 50 years of Ireland’s EU Membership: Minister of State Thomas Byrne in conversation with Adam Tooze

2nov6:00 pm- 7:30 pmIRAAS: "Black is the Journey, Africana the Name"

4nov2:00 pm- 6:00 pmSOF/Heyman: Ottoman Algiers Beyond 1800

5nov6:00 pm- 7:30 pmBK Museum Roundtable: Cultural Erasure of Islamic History in India (Manan Ahmed)

7nov4:30 pm- 6:00 pmColonial & Revolutionary Americas Workshop | Michael Witgen, Columbia University (Princeton University Event)

7nov7:15 pm- 1:30 pmPablo Piccato at Queens College: All Violence is Gender Violence

8nov6:00 pm- 8:30 pmArthur J. Viseltear Prize Award Presentation for 2022 Recipient: Dr. Merlin Chowkwanyun

10nov5:00 pm- 6:30 pmCRIGHS: Alvin Baltrop's Voyeurism: Sexual Perversity, Race, and the Historical Uses of Photography

15nov4:20 pm- 6:00 pmLH Workshop with Helen Kinsella (Minnesota) - "No Comfort in the Historical Context”: US-Native Wars and Unlawful Combatancy."

15nov5:00 pm- 6:30 pmThen & Now: The Opportunities And Challenges Of Healthy Aging In New York City (Kavita Sivaramakrishnan)

15nov6:00 pm- 8:30 pmAmerican Voter Project: 2022 Midterms Debrief - What Happened and What's Next? (Moderated by Frank Guridy)

16nov2:00 pm- 3:30 pmJames McCune Smith Annual Lecture: Professor Natasha Lightfoot

16nov4:30 pm- 6:00 pmEarly Modern History Workshop | Pamela H. Smith, Columbia University (Princeton University Event)

17nov3:00 pm- 4:30 pmUni of Glasgow: James McCune Smith Annual Lecture: Professor Natasha Lightfoot

18nov10:00 am- 11:30 amUMich: Author Conversation “Seeing Red: Indigenous Land, American Expansion, and the Political Economy of Plunder in North America” with Michael Witgen


21nov12:00 pm- 1:30 pmPrinceton: A. Tunç Şen: Absent Words? Sciences, Scientists, and Scientific Expertise in the Early Modern Ottoman Empire

21nov6:30 pm- 8:00 pmIRAAS: Scenes of Subjection: Slavery, Terror, and Self-Making in 19th Century America

30nov6:15 pm- 7:30 pmFeaturedSOF/Heyman Center: Celebrating Recent Work by Hilary Hallett