february 2021

2feb12:00 pm- 1:30 amSoviet Judgment At Nuremberg: A New History Of The International Military Tribunal After WWII By Francine Hirsch

4feb4:00 pm- 5:30 pmLCAH: Dr. Richard Mizelle (University of Houston) - Chronic Complication: Diabetes, Amputations, and Race in America

6feb11:00 am- 12:01 pmMental health during a pandemic, from CALLING ALL ANTIGUANS (Natasha Lightfoot)

12feb9:00 am- 11:00 amPolish Archives: A Sweeping View

17feb4:00 pm- 5:30 pmCelebrating Recent Work by Margaret Schabas and Carl Wennerlind

17feb6:00 pm- 7:30 pmThe Public Health Crisis: From Global Capitalism to the Urban Pandemic

18feb1:00 pm- 2:00 pmOutsider Art (Art Brut): Symbolism of Body Adornments: Lucienne Peiry in conversation with Camille Robcis

18feb1:30 pm- 2:30 pmCoffee Chat with ILAS: Amy Chazkel

22feb7:00 pm- 8:00 pmSocial Conversations | A Panel on Athlete Activism (with Frank Guridy)

22feb7:00 pm- 8:30 pmSocial Conversations Webinar: "Athlete Activism" (Frank Guridy)

23feb4:00 pm- 5:30 pmFeaturedIn Conversation with Historians Black History Month: Teaching Action & Justice

23feb6:30 pm- 7:30 pmUnforgetting: Central American Migration, Gangs, and Revolution

24feb11:00 am- 12:00 pmWater, Sewage, and Horses: The Infrastructure of Istanbul (led by Zeynep Çelik)

24feb4:00 pm- 5:30 pmAbortion and the Law in America: Roe v. Wade to the present (Mary Ziegler)

25feb5:30 pm- 7:30 pmFeaturedColumbia History Department Open House & Career Session

march 2021

3mar12:00 pm- 1:00 pmCYA Virtual Lecture Series (Mark Mazower)

9mar12:00 pm- 1:30 pmAfro-Brazilians and the Right to Memory, Education and Culture (Amy Chazkel)

9mar6:30 pm- 8:00 pm"This IS America: What's Next after the 2020 Election"

10mar6:00 pm- 7:30 pmClimate Variability & Steppe Empire: New Findings and Future Directions (with Prof. Nicola Di Cosmo)

11mar4:00 pm- 5:30 pm“Don’t Get Sick After June”: A Seventy-Year Long Survival Strategy for Native Americans Navigating the Indian Health Service

15mar12:00 pm- 1:05 pmEngaging Students in Seminar Classes: Adapting to Hybrid and Online Teaching

16mar1:00 pm- 2:00 pmSex, Love, and Letters: Writing Simone de Beauvoir

17mar4:00 pm- 5:30 pmFeaturedIn Conversation with Historians: Women’s History Around the World

18mar4:00 pm- 5:30 pmTo Make the Wounded Whole: The African-American Struggle Against HIV/AIDS

18mar6:00 pm- 7:30 pmBaptista Lecture Series: The Caribbean Case for Reparations (Natasha Lightfoot)

22mar7:30 pm- 8:30 pmLaws Matter: Women’s Rights and the Japanese Constitution (Carol Gluck)

23mar11:00 am- 12:00 pmIn the Vortex of Violence: Lynching, Extralegal Justice, and the State in Post-Revolutionary Mexico (includes Pablo Piccato)

23mar4:00 pm- 5:30 pmFrank Guridy: "How Texas Changed the Culture of American Athletics"

24mar9:00 am- 10:30 amBook Talk: “The Hundred Years’ War on Palestine” by Rashid Khalidi

24mar5:00 pm- 6:30 pm*Chasing Chalawas: Art, History, and Transnational Cultural Sites* with Manan Ahmed, Shahzia Sikander, Aisha Zia Khan

25mar6:30 pm- 8:00 pmBook Talk: Memoirs of a Dalit Communist: The Many Worlds of R.B. More

25mar7:00 pm- 8:30 pmPablo Piccato Talk at Universidad de Guadalajara

26mar12:00 pm- 1:30 pmRoman Settlers in the Eastern Mediterranean: Comparing Delos and Phrygia (Sailakshmi Ramgopal)

26mar7:30 pm- 8:30 pm#FortWorthReads Author Series: Frank Andre Guridy

29mar5:30 pm- 6:30 pmAn Intellectual Geography of Hindustan (Manan Ahmed)

april 2021

6apr5:00 pm- 6:30 pmVictoria Phillips on Martha Graham's Cold War

7apr4:00 pm- 6:00 pmHistories of the Present: Thesis Panel Event (Barnard Students)

9apr12:00 pm- 2:00 pmPolitical Convicts: Transnational Actors of the Risorgimento (Mark Mazower)

14apr7:00 pm- 8:30 pmSegregated Houston: Black Life Beyond the Hedges (Frank Guridy)

15apr12:00 pm- 1:00 pmDASER Experiments: Studio K.O.S. in Conversation with Dr. Samuel K. Roberts

15apr5:30 pm- 7:00 pmBlack Lives in the Era of COVID-19: Pandemic Vulnerability to Vaccine (In)Equity

19apr4:00 pm- 5:00 pmHow Texas Changed the Culture of American Athletics (Frank Guridy)

19apr7:00 pm- 9:00 pmLWB US presents: Beyond the Sand and Sea with Ty McCormick and Mae Ngai

20apr2:00 pm- 3:30 pmApocalypse Pending: Religion, Politics, and Social Media (Panel 4)

21apr2:00 pm- 3:30 pmWe Have to Reimagine: Conversation About Anti-Asian Racism/Violence

21apr2:00 pm- 3:30 pmWe Have to Reimagine: Conversation About Anti-Asian Racism/Violence

21apr4:00 pm- 5:30 pmCelebrating Recent Work by Frank Guridy

22apr4:00 pm- 5:30 pmWaiting with Godot?: Pandemic Endings in Perspective

22apr4:00 pm- 5:30 pm"Waiting with Godot?" Pandemic Endings in Perspective

23aprAll DayWorking-Class New York Revisited: The Past And Future Of Struggles For Progressive Change (Premilla Nadasen and Eric Foner)

28apr7:30 pm- 8:30 pm"Urban Precarity and Indigenous Designs" with Maria John, Río Oxas, Merlin Chowkwanyun and Kavita Sivaramakrishnan

29apr9:00 am- 11:00 amFrank Guridy: "Doing Sport History in the Digital Age: Problems & Possibilities Presented by the World of Youtube"

may 2021

3may12:00 pm- 1:15 pmLondon Library Lit Fest: Simon Schama event

4may4:00 pm- 6:00 pm“The New Status Quo: Essays on Poverty in the US & Beyond" with Premilla Nadasen

9may3:00 pm- 4:30 pmPLAGUE AND PREJUDICE with Simon Schama

10may3:00 pm- 4:30 pm"The Spirit of French Capitalism" - A Roundtable Discussion with Charly Coleman

11may6:00 pm- 7:30 pmNavigating a Pandemic: Between the Social and the Medical

14may1:00 pm- 2:30 pmCelebrating Recent Work by Reinhold Martin (with Weihong Bao, Mabel O. Wilson, Zeynep Çelik Alexander, and Lucia Allais

19may1:00 pm- 2:30 pmAn Uyghur History of China and the World: The Tarikh-i Hamidi as a Colonial, Transcultural Text (moderated by Manan Ahmed)

20may12:00 pm- 1:30 pmMusic and Art in Renaissance Flanders: The Mechelen Choirbook in Context


june, 2021

7jun9:00 am- 10:10 amThe Chinese Question: Chinese Migration and Global Politics in the Nineteenth Century (Mae Ngai)

12jun1:00 pm- 2:30 pmWorkshop/Panel: Making, Knowing, Learning