Events & Lectures

Events Archive



Roundtable on Academic Freedom
Tuesday, December 9, 2014 Campus Center, Multipurpose Room 7:00 pm
Film Screening & Director's Discussion: Killing Kasztner: The Jew who Dealt with the Nazis
Thursday, December 4, 2014 Reem-Kayden Center Laszlo Z. Bito '60 Auditorium 5:00 pm
Lunchtime Talk with Alexei Gloukhov
Arendt and the Question of Positive Freedom
Tuesday, November 18, 2014 Arendt Center 12:30 pm
Rediscovering the Humanities: Humanities Advocacy in the Digital Age
The Fall Experimental Humanities Mellon Lecture
Thursday, November 6, 2014 Jim Ottaway Jr. Film Center 
Lunchtime Talk with Yasemin Sari
An Arendtian Recognitive Politics: “The Right to Have Rights” as a Performance of Visibility
Tuesday, October 28, 2014 Arendt Center 
One Day University Film School Presents: "Robot and Frank" and a Discussion with Roger Berkowitz
Location: NYC
Sunday, October 19, 2014 Manhattan Movement and Arts Center 

Reading: Tankred Dorst and Ursula Ehler

Discovery of America and other works
Thursday, October 16, 2014 Olin, Room 102 
"The Unmaking of Americans: Are There Still American Values Worth Fighting For?"
The Seventh Annual Hannah Arendt Center Conference
Thursday, October 9, 2014 Olin Hall 
Bard College Public Debate: "Resolved: Individualism is an American value worth fighting for"
Tuesday, October 7, 2014 Campus Center, Multipurpose Room 7:00 pm
Human Rights course, Studies in Obedience, hosts Mr. David Mantell
Monday, October 6, 2014 Arendt Center 3:00 pm
A Discussion with Zephyr Teachout
Friday, September 5, 2014 Reem-Kayden Center Laszlo Z. Bito '60 Auditorium 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm
The Last of the Unjust: Film Screening and Conversation with Roger Berkowitz
Sunday, May 4, 2014 Upstate Films, Rhinebeck 
Bard Big Read Final Performance
Choreographed by Bard Professor Jean Churchill
Friday, May 2, 2014 Fisher Center, parliament of reality 
Kingston - Classics in Religion Book Group Discussing Housekeeping
Wednesday, April 30, 2014 Kingston Public Library 
My Name Is Ruth
An Evening with Bard Big Read and Marilynne Robinson's Housekeeping
Wednesday, April 23, 2014 Fisher Center, Sosnoff Theater 7:00 pm
Kingston - Classics in Religion Book Group Discussing Housekeeping
Wednesday, April 23, 2014 Kingston Public Library 
The Discussion and Book Launch of Drucilla Cornell's Latest Book, Law and Revoution in South Africa. Ubuntu, Dignity, and the Struggle for Constitutional Transformation.
Tuesday, April 22, 2014 Book Culture, 536 West 112th St., New York, NY 10025 
"Restoration and Return in the Fiction of Marilynne Robinson."
Keynote Address by James Wood and Discussion with Wyatt Mason
Thursday, April 17, 2014 Olin Hall 7:30 pm
Politics, Bureaucracy, and Work
A Panel Discussion with Jennifer Hudson and Christoph Bartmann
Wednesday, April 16, 2014 Reem-Kayden Center Laszlo Z. Bito '60 Auditorium 6:30 pm
Kingston - Classics in Religion Book Group Discussing Housekeeping
Wednesday, April 16, 2014 Kingston Public Library 
Kingston - Teen Fiction Workshop
Tuesday, April 15, 2014 Kingston Public Library 5:00 pm
Rhinebeck - Screening of the Film Housekeeping at Upstate Fims With a Reading by Lou Trapani
Saturday, April 12, 2014 Upstate Films 12:00 pm
Red Hook - Read Local Red Hook Festival
Friday, April 11, 2014 – Saturday, April 12, 2014 Red Hook, NY 
POSTPONED - Bard - The Myth of Mental Wellness
Thursday, April 10, 2014 Olin Hall 7:00 pm
Germantown - Big Read Night at Germantown Central School
Thursday, April 10, 2014 Germantown Central School 6:30 pm
A Panel Discussion on Faith and Politics
Wednesday, April 9, 2014 Campus Center, Weis Cinema 6:00 pm
Kingston - Classics in Religion Book Group Discussing Housekeeping
Wednesday, April 9, 2014 Kingston Public Library 
The Black Notebooks (1931-1941): What Heidegger's Denktagebuch reveals about his thinking during the Nazi regime
Tuesday, April 8, 2014 Goethe-Institut Wyoming Building 4:30 pm – 8:00 pm
Rhinebeck - Book Discussion of Marilynne Robinson's Housekeeping
Thursday, April 3, 2014 Oblong Books 6:00 pm
Kingston - Classics in Religion Book Group Discussing Housekeeping
Wednesday, April 2, 2014 Kingston Public Library 
An All-Day Event with Roger Berkowitz on Hannah Arendt
Tuesday, April 1, 2014 Kean University 10:00 am
"What Europe? Ideals to Fight for Today"
The Hannah Arendt Center's 2nd annual Berlin Conference with Bard in Berlin.
Thursday, March 27, 2014 – Friday, March 28, 2014 Institute for Cultural Inquiry 
Meet the Filmmakers! The Guernica Variations and City of Signs
On Art, War, and the Avatars of Filmmaking
Tuesday, March 18, 2014 Campus Center, Weis Cinema 
Pre-Law Panel: Is Law School a Path to Working for Justice?
Monday, March 17, 2014 Campus Center, 214 6:30 pm
Bard - Screening of the Kelly Reichardt Film Wendy and Lucy with Filmmaker in Attendance
Saturday, March 15, 2014 Film Center 2:00 pm
Rhinecliff - Hudson River Heritage Preservation Forum
Saturday, March 15, 2014 Rhinecliff Hotel 
South African Dignity Jurisprudence: Why it Matters in South Africa and Beyond: A Talk by Drucilla Cornell
Tuesday, March 11, 2014 Olin, Room 102 6:00 pm
Blogging and the New Public Intellectual - a Discussion with Tom Goldstein
Sunday, March 9, 2014 Bard Graduate Center, 18 West 86th St, NY, NY 5:00 pm
Talk by Michiel Bot: The Politics of Offense *MOVED*
Monday, March 3, 2014 Olin, Room 202 6:00 pm
"The Matriculating Indian and the Uneducable Negro: Slavery, Race and American Colleges": A Talk with Craig Steven Wilder
Thursday, February 27, 2014 Campus Center, Multipurpose Room 
Lunchtime Talk with Tuija Pulkkinen - "Has Feminism Influenced My Interest in Arendt?"
Monday, February 24, 2014 Arendt Center 12:30 pm
Lunchtime Talk with Wout Cornelissen: Writing about Willing: Arendt and "the Spring of Action"
Wednesday, February 19, 2014 Arendt Center 12:30 pm
Matthew Shepard: The Murder and the Myth - A Discussion with Stephen Jiminez
Tuesday, February 11, 2014 Olin, Room 102 7:00 pm
The Enduring Question of Hatred in Human Civilization - Retreat
Saturday, February 1, 2014 – Sunday, February 2, 2014 Arendt Center