Events

Wednesday, February 20

Jerry Brown Redux

Dan Walters, longtime journalist covering California and its politics, will assess the legacy of former Gov. Jerry Brown, a political presence in California...

The Proper Order of Things: Language, Power, and Law in Ottoman Administrative Discourse

The "natural order of the state" was an early modern mania for the Ottoman Empire. In a time of profound and pervasive imperial transformation, the ideals of...

China’s Changing Wartime Past and How It Will Affect the Future: History, Memory And Politics in China Today

Rana Mitter, professor of history and politics of modern China at Oxford, will outline how the battered China of wartime became today’s...

Wednesday, February 20