Events

If you would like your event to be posted on this calendar, please use our event request form. If you would like AGHI to co-sponsor your event, please use the co-sponsorship request form.

Nov
13
Tue
LAGW Seminar, Elaine Carey, Purdue University Northwest
Nov 13 @ 4:00 pm – 6:00 pm TBA

Latin America in a Globalizing World (LAGW) Seminar
Elaine Carey, Purdue University Northwest

“Mexico, 1968”

Nov
14
Wed
Films You Can’t See Anywhere Else
Nov 14 @ 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm The Parkway Theatre

A double-feature screening of O Babado da Toinha (Toinha’s Fad, Brazil, 2014) and Señorita María, la falda de la montaña (Miss Maria, Skirting the Mountain, Colombia, 2017) on November 14, 2018, 5-7 p.m. at The Parkway Theater (on 5 W. North Ave.), with filmmakers Aranda Souza and Rubén Mendoza.

The films will have English subtitles and the discussion will be conducted in English as well.

For more information, please contact Liliana Galindo Orrego (lgalind3@jhu.edu).

We hope to see you there.

The Virginia Fox Stern Center for the History of the Book in the Renaissance: Hopkins Faculty in Focus Lecture
Nov 14 @ 5:15 pm Macksey Seminar Room, Room 2043, Brody Learning Commons

Gabriele Ferrario, History of Science and Technology; Islamic Studies, JHU

Alchemy in Motion: The Trilingual Tradition of an Alchemical Recipe Book

Nov
15
Thu
Portuguese Parallels
Nov 15 @ 3:00 pm – 4:30 pm East Baltimore Campus, Welch 3rd fl

Timothy D. Walker, University of Massachusetts Dartmouth [pre-circulated paper]

T&S Lecture Series – “The Pearl Poet in the History of Emotion” Sarah McNamer, Georgetown University
Nov 15 @ 4:15 pm – 6:15 pm 130 D Gilman Hall

The English Department presents a lecture by Sarah McNamer, Georgetown University, as part of its Tudor and Stuart Lecture Series. The title of the talk is “The Pearl Poet in the History of Emotion.”

Nov
16
Fri
AGHI Panel Discussion: The Vietnam War in International Law
Nov 16 @ 12:00 pm Sherwood Room, Levering Hall

Please join The Alexander Grass Humanities Institute on Friday, November 16th for a lunch panel discussion on the Vietnam War in International Law with Kevin Jon Heller and Samuel Moyn. To view the event poster, please click here.

Lunch will be provided. Please RSVP by Monday, November 12th at mailto:aghi@jhu.edu

Kevin Jon Heller is an Associate Professor of Public International Law at the University of Amsterdam and Professor of Criminal Law at the University of London.

Samuel Moyn is a Professor of Law at Yale Law School and Professor of History at Yale University.

Nov
28
Wed
Aurelie Vialette, Stony Brook
Nov 28 @ 4:30 pm Gilman 479

“The Concealment of Forced Labor in the Nineteenth-Century Archive”

Presented by The Spanish Program in the Department of German and Romance Languages and Literatures. Part of the “Latin America in a Globalizing World” project. For more information, click here.

Dec
3
Mon
Orlando Bentancor, Barnard College
Dec 3 @ 4:30 pm Gilman 479

“Wars Over Water: An Eco-Perspectival Approach”

Presented by The Spanish Program in the Department of German and Romance Languages and Literatures. Part of the “Latin America in a Globalizing World” project. For more information, click here.