Events & Lectures

Events Archive



  Lunchtime Talk: Victor Granado Almena
The Experience of Being out of Place in an Age of Displacement
Thursday, December 1, 2011 Hannah Arendt Center 12:30 pm
  Lunchtime Talk: Jacob Dahl Rendtorff
Administrative Evil: Moral Blindness and Banality of Evil in Organizations and Corporations
Wednesday, November 30, 2011 Arendt Center 12:00 pm
  Humanity's Law
Lecture by Ruti Teitel
Tuesday, November 29, 2011 Olin, Room 102 7:00 pm
  Lecture: Kieran Bonner
The Debate Between Hannah Arendt & Social Science
Monday, November 21, 2011 RKC 102 6:00 pm
  Lunchtime talk: Laura Ephraim
"'The Architect Fancy: Rhetoric's Constitutive Role in Hobbes's Geometrical and Political Sciences."
Tuesday, November 15, 2011 Arendt Center 12:00 pm
  Lecture: Paul Berman
"Poetry and God in Chateaubriand and Tocqueville"
Monday, November 14, 2011 RKC 103 7:00 pm
  Hannah Arendt & Walter Benjamin
Lecture by Antonia Grunenberg
Monday, November 7, 2011 Olin, Room 102 7:00 pm
  Memorial for Lotte Kohler Saturday, November 5, 20112:00 pm
Lecture by Chris Hedges
Wednesday, November 2, 2011 Olin, Room 102 5:00 pm
How do We Tell the Truth Amidst The De-factualization of Our World?
Friday, October 28, 2011 – Saturday, October 29, 2011 Bard Graduate Center, 18 West 86th St, NY, NY 9:00 am – 7:00 pm
  Truthtelling: Democracy in an Age Without Facts
The Arendt Center's Fourth Annual Fall Conference
Friday, October 28, 2011 – Sunday, October 30, 2011 Olin Hall 
  Using Law for Social Change
Lecture by Charles Johnson
Thursday, October 27, 2011 Campus Center, Meeting Room 214 4:30 pm
  New Frontiers in Human Rights Law
A two Day Symposium on War Crimes and Human Rights Law
Monday, October 24, 2011 – Tuesday, October 25, 2011 Olin, Room 102 4:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Drucilla Cornell and Kendall Thomas
Around the Table: A Discussion of Hannah Arendt's Reflections on Little Rock
Wednesday, October 5, 2011 Campus Center, Multipurpose Room 5:00 pm
  NEH Hannah Arendt Summer Seminar
The Political Theory of Hannah Arendt
Friday, June 24, 2011 – Monday, August 8, 2011 Hannah Arendt Center 
  Ways of Communication. Karl Jaspers and Hannah Arendt on Psychoanalysis.
Lunchtime Talk by Matthias Bormuth
Wednesday, April 27, 2011 Hannah Arendt Center 
  Dostoeveksy and Heidegger: Critics of Modernity
Lunchtime Talk by Alan Kim
Wednesday, April 13, 201112:00 pm
  Judging in Dark Times: The Brasillach and Eichmann Trials
A Lunchtime Talk by Lori Marso
Thursday, March 31, 2011 McCarthy House 1:10 pm
  Ayca Cubukcu: Libya and the Responsibility to Protect": Notes for an Anthropology of Cosmopolitan Authority.
A Lecture
Tuesday, March 15, 2011 Olin 102 7:00 pm
  Robert Harrison: Arendt's Passionate Thinking
Lunchtime Talk
Tuesday, March 15, 2011 Mary McCarthy House 12:00 pm
Lying and Politics
What is the fate of politics in the age of lying, advertising, and mass market deception?
Friday, March 4, 2011 – Saturday, March 5, 2011 Bard Graduate Center, 18 West 86th St, NY, NY 
  Jill Stauffer Lecture
Political reconciliation from "it was" to "thus I willed it"
Tuesday, March 1, 2011 Olin, Room 102 7:00 pm
  Susie Linfield Lecture
The Cruel Radiance: Photography and Political Violence
Tuesday, February 15, 2011 Olin, Room 102 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
  Lunchtime Talk: Bernard Debarbieux
The Political Meaning of Landscape (Through the Lens of Hannah Arendt’s The Human Condition)
Wednesday, February 9, 2011 Hannah Arendt Center 12:00 pm
  Lunchtime Discussion: Laura Ephraim Tuesday, February 1, 2011 Arendt Center