Join the Ash Center for an online book talk with Michael Kazin, author of “What it Took to Win: A History of the Democratic Party” (Macmillan, 2022). Randall Kennedy, the Michael R. Klein Professor at Harvard Law School will serve as moderator.
Join the Kennedy School's Ash Center for Democratic Governance and Innovation, Harvard Law School Equal Democracy Project, and Harvard Law School Election Law Clinic on Tuesday, March 1st at 12:45 pm for a panel on the future of court reform in the United States.
The event will consist of a moderated discussion with our panelists, led by Guy-Uriel Charles, Harvard Law School professor and member of the Presidential Commission on the Supreme Court of the United States, as well as an open Q&A with attendees.
Join us for a Harvard University Asia Center Seminar discussion with Duy Lap Nguyen, Associate, Harvard University Asia Center; Associate Professor, Department of Modern and Classical Languages, University of Houston; author of The Unimagined Community. James Robson, James C. Kralik and Yunli Lou Professor of East Asian Languages and Civilizations; Victor and William Fung Director of the Harvard University Asia Center, will chair the discussion.
On Campus, Cason Room (T-102); HUID Required to attend
From ongoing reports of police brutality to the disproportionate impact COVID-19 has had on Black Americans, the year 2020 brought a renewed awareness to the deep-rootedness of racism and white supremacy in every facet of American life. As people have looked both inward and to their communities to understand the impact of systemic oppression, they have turned in droves to books for guidance in working toward a more just and equitable world. This event highlights the work of HKS PhD Student Anna Gifty Opoku-Agyeman who is the author and editor of ...
This event has been rescheduled from Wednesday, February 23rd to Thursday, February 24th at the same time, 9:30-10:30 AM ET.
Join the Ash Center, Harvard Kennedy School China Society, and the Mossavar-Rahmani Center for Business and Government (M-RCBG) for a discussion on China's impact on "vulnerable" states in Europe with Philippe Le Corre, a research fellow with the Ash Center and M-RCBG. The emergence of China as a major economic and diplomatic player has brought special challenges to many countries. Among those are...
JFK Jr. Forum at Harvard Kennedy School (Virtual and In-Person)
Former Colombian President Juan Manuel Santos (HKS ‘81) received the Nobel Peace Prize in 2016 in recognition of the historic Colombian peace accord which ended the country’s 50-year civil war. In addition to his work for democracy in Colombia, President Santos has remained committed to passing sweeping environmental policies to fight climate change.
In a conversation moderated by Harvard Kennedy School Assistant Professor of Public Policy Yanilda María González, President Santos reflects on what it means to struggle through...