2019

2019 Nov 18

Book Talk: State Capture with Author Alex Hertel-Fernandez

4:15pm to 5:30pm

Location: 

Allison Dining Room, 5th Floor, Taubman Building, HKS

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Event Description  

Join us for a discussion with Alex Hertel-Fernandez, author of State Capture: How Conservative Activists, Big Businesses, and Wealthy Donors Reshaped the American States -- and the Nation and Assistant Professor in Columbia University's School of International and Public Affairs. Theda Skocpol, Victor S. Thomas Professor of Government and Sociology, Harvard University,...

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2019 Nov 06

Protest, Populism, and the Future of Democracy

4:15pm to 5:30pm

Location: 

Ash Center Foyer, 124 Mount Auburn St., Floor 2, Suite 200N

From Hong Kong to Venezuela, citizens are taking to the streets and demanding respect for democratic values in authoritarian states. Join Yascha Mounk, Ash Center Visiting Democracy Fellow, for a conversation on what this means for the future of democracy. Introduction by Archon Fung, Winthrop Laflin McCormack Professor of Citizenship and Self-Government, HKS.

Refreshments will be served.

2019 Nov 21

Getting Out the Intersectional Vote: What Do Black Women Voters Want?

4:15pm to 5:30pm

Location: 

Ash Center Foyer, 124 Mount Auburn St., Floor 2, Suite 200N

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Join us, the Hutchins Center for African & African American Research, and the Harvard Kennedy School Black Student Union for a discussion of the survey results from the 6th annual "Power of the Sister Vote” and how the priorities of Black women voters may shape...

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2019 Nov 26

Book Talk -- China Tomorrow: Democracy or Dictatorship?

12:00pm to 1:15pm

Location: 

Ash Center Foyer, 124 Mount Auburn St., Floor 2, Suite 200N

Join us for a conversation with Jean-Pierre Cabestan, Professor of Political Science at Hong Kong Baptist University and author of China Tomorrow: Democracy or Dictatorship?The conversation will be moderated by Tony Saich, Ash Center Director and Daewoo Professor of International Affairs. 

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