Events & Lectures

Events Archive



Miriam Ticktin: The Politics of Humanitarianism Beyond the Human Tuesday, December 4, 2012 Olin, Room 102 
  Roger Berkowitz: Globalization and the Human Condition Monday, November 19, 2012 CCS Bard Hessel Museum of Art 3:00 pm
Glenn Greenwald: The U.S. and Palestine Wednesday, November 14, 2012 Reem-Kayden Center Laszlo Z. Bito '60 Auditorium 
  The Anti-Political Prejudices of Modernity: A Civic Humanist Critique
A Lecture by Michael McCarthy
Tuesday, November 13, 2012 Olin, Room 102 
  Will America Ever Be America Again? Politics and Culture in the Age of Obama
A Talk/Talk-Back with Tim McCarthy
Saturday, November 3, 2012 Reem-Kayden Center Laszlo Z. Bito '60 Auditorium 
  Lunchtime Talk with Maribel Morey
"Defining American Democracy Differently: A Reading of Gunnar Myrdal's An American Dilemma (1944) and Hannah Arendt's 'Reflections on Little Rock' (1959)."
Monday, October 22, 2012 Arendt Center 12:30 pm
  Freedom from Kant to Heidegger - A Two-Part Lecture Series
By Philippe Nonet
Wednesday, October 17, 2012 Reem-Kayden Center Laszlo Z. Bito '60 Auditorium 
  Philosophical Notes on Musical Renderings of the Requiem
Lunchtime talk with Phillippe Nonet
Tuesday, October 16, 2012 Arendt Center 12:30 pm
Invisible War Screening and Talk with Producer Amy Ziering Monday, October 15, 2012 Campus Center, Weis Cinema 
  Freedom from Kant to Heidegger - A Two-Part Lecture Series
By Philippe Nonet
Monday, October 15, 2012 Reem-Kayden Center Laszlo Z. Bito '60 Auditorium 
  German Jewish Exile and the German Archive of Literature
Panel Discussion with Matthias Bormuth, Jan Berger, and Ulrich von Bulow
Thursday, October 11, 2012 Reem-Kayden Center Laszlo Z. Bito '60 Auditorium 5:00 pm
A Lecture by Zephyr Teachout Tuesday, October 2, 2012 Olin, Room 102 
Beyond 'Muslim Rage': Making Sense of 'Anti-Americanism' in the Islamic World? Tuesday, October 2, 2012 Campus Center, Weis Cinema 
  Lecture by Barbara Hahn
Writing with/to Friends: Rahel Levin Varnhagen's -Ein Buch des Andenkens fur ihre Freunde.
Monday, October 1, 2012 Olin, Room 102 7:00 pm
Human Rights Project Lecture Series: Sven Augustijnen Tuesday, September 25, 2012 Olin, Room 102 
Does the President Matter? A Conference on the American Age of Political Disrepair
Hannah Arendt Center Fifth Annual Fall Conference
Friday, September 21, 2012 – Saturday, September 22, 2012 Olin Hall 
  Resolved: "The President Does Not Matter"
Bard College Debate Team Public Debate
Wednesday, September 19, 2012 Campus Center, Multipurpose Room 7:00 pm
  The Political Theory of Hannah Arendt
NEH Seminar
Sunday, June 24, 2012 – Friday, July 27, 2012 Arendt Center 
  Denktagebuch Conference Sunday, June 10, 2012 – Sunday, June 17, 2012 Arendt Center 
  An Evening With John Cassidy Thursday, May 10, 2012 Bard Hall, 410 West 58th Street, NY, NY 6:00 pm
  Peter Beinart presents his book "The Crisis of Zionism" Thursday, April 26, 2012 Olin, Room 102 6:30 pm
  Lecture: Thomas Meyer
"How to Study Modernity? An Intellectual Biography of Leo Strauss
Wednesday, April 25, 2012 Arendt Center 5:00 pm
  Lunchtime talk with Professor Thomas Meyer Wednesday, April 25, 2012 Arendt Center 12:30 pm
  Can War Be Just?
A Conference Organized by the Institute of Advanced Theology at Bard College
Tuesday, April 24, 2012 – Thursday, April 26, 2012 Campus Center, Multipurpose Room 1:00 pm – 9:00 pm
  Cuba Today and Tomorrow:
The Individual Caught Between Nations
Wednesday, April 18, 2012 Campus Center 1:00 pm
  Lecture with Michael Steinman
Heidegger: Politics With and Without Identity
Tuesday, April 17, 2012 Olin, Room 102 7:00 pm
  Lecture with Professor Trevor Norris
Consuming the Polis: Arendt's account of the rise of consumerism
Tuesday, April 10, 2012 Olin, Room 102 7:00 pm
  Lecture: Michael Weinman
Pedagogy or demagogy: The dangerous dunamis of the rhetor's art
Tuesday, March 27, 2012 Olin, Room 102 7:00 pm
  Romanian Writers on Writing
Writing Under Censorship
Friday, March 23, 2012 Reem-Kayden Center Laszlo Z. Bito '60 Auditorium 2:00 pm
  Lecture: Professor Deborah Lipstadt
The Eichmann Trial through the Prism of Eichmann in Jerusalem: A Questionable Legacy?
Wednesday, March 14, 2012 BGIA - New York City 6:00 pm
  Lunchtime Talk: Douglas Irvin
The Origins of Genocide: Tracing the Lemkin-Arendt debate in Lemkin's Archives
Wednesday, February 29, 2012 Arendt Center 12:15 pm
  The Literature of the New Russia
Readings by Debut Prize Winners
Monday, February 20, 2012 RKC 103 6:00 pm
  Lunchtime Talk: Ory Amitay
The Importance of Studying Monotheism in the 21st Century
Thursday, February 16, 2012 Arendt Center 12:15 pm
Robert Bresson and His Legacy
A Complete Retrospective of Robert Bresson's Films
Tuesday, January 31, 2012 – Tuesday, March 20, 2012 Jim Ottaway Jr. Film Center