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Jail for the Dead: How New York City Buries the Unclaimed

Wednesday, September 25, 2019 - 17:00 to 19:00
5:00 PM - 7:00 PM

Location: 

Heyman Center, Common Room

Jail for the Dead: How New York City Buries the Unclaimed
Wednesday, September 25th - 5 PM
Heyman Center Common Room

A conversation with Thomas Laqueur (UC Berkeley) and Melinda Hunt (The Hart Island Project). Please register here. 

The Aura of the Dead in a Disenchanted World

Tuesday, September 24, 2019 - 17:00 to 19:00
5:00 PM - 7:00 PM

Location: 

Lindsay Rogers Room, IAB 7th Floor

The Aura of the Dead in a Disenchanted World
Tuesday, September 24th - 5 PM
Lindsay Rogers Room, IAB 7th floor

A lecture by Thomas Laqueur, Helen Fawcett Professor of History, University of California, Berkeley. Please register here.

CANCELED - Cognition and Decision Seminar Series - Dr. Adam Sanborn

Thursday, March 28, 2019 - 04:15
4:15-5:30 PM

Location: 

Jerome L. Greene Science Center, 9th floor Lecture Hall
 
 
Dr. Adam Sanborn
 Associate Professor of Psychology
University of Warwick
 

Just Societies Speaker Series: George Chauncey

Tuesday, April 16, 2019 - 16:00 to 17:00
Tue, April 16, 2019 4:00 PM – 5:30 PM EDT

Location: 

Columbia Maison Française 515 West 116th Street Buell Hall New York, New York 10027

The Division of Social Science is proud to present the Just Societies Speaker Series, one of the signature initiatives of Dean Fredrick Harris. These lectures spotlight the research of outstanding scholars working in a range of timely issues, including economic inequality, the experience of marginalized communities, and the impacts of policy and history on society's present and future. 

Just Societies Speaker Series: Thomas Piketty

Thursday, March 28, 2019 - 16:00 to 17:30
Thu, March 28, 2019 4:00 PM – 5:30 PM EDT

Location: 

Low Memorial Library 535 W 116th St New York, New York 10027

The Division of Social Science is proud to present the Just Societies Speaker Series, one of the signature initiatives of Dean Fredrick Harris. These lectures spotlight the research of outstanding scholars working in a range of timely issues, including economic inequality, the experience of marginalized communities, and the impacts of policy and history on society's present and future. 

Just Societies Speaker Series: Nancy Fraser

Thursday, February 28, 2019 - 16:00 to 17:30
Thu, February 28, 2019 4:00 PM – 5:30 PM EST

Location: 

Columbia Maison Française 515 West 116th Street Buell Hall New York, New York 10027

  

The Division of Social Science in the Faculty of Arts & Sciences at Columbia University presents the Just Societies Speaker Series, the signature initiative of Dean Fredrick Harris. These lectures spotlight the research of outstanding scholars working in a range of timely issues, including economic inequality, the experience of marginalized communities, and the impacts of policy and history on society's present and future. 

Homeward: Life in the Year After Prison - WATCH THE RECORDED PANEL

Monday, February 18, 2019 - 18:15
6:15pm

Location: 

Columbia School of Social Work, room 311/312

New Books in the Arts & Sciences:
Celebrating Recent Work by Bruce Western

Working for Respect: Community and Conflict at Walmart

Tuesday, February 26, 2019 - 18:15
6:15 pm

Location: 

The Heyman Center, Second Floor Common Room

New Books in the Arts & Sciences:
Celebrating Recent Work by Adam Reich and Peter Bearman

 

Tuesday, February 26, 2019  6:15pm

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