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Liberalism, Globalization, Populism and Nationalism in the World Today

February 23, 2017 @ 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm

Liberalism Globalization Populism Nationalism Poster

Across the world there has been a growing reaction against liberalism and globalization paired with a rise in populism and nationalism. This specially adjourned panel, organized and moderated by Professor Peter Bol, examines these trends in a global perspective, with Harvard University experts in the histories of China and East Asia, the UK and Europe, the Middle East, South Asia, and the United States.


Wang Hui, Professor of literature and history at Tsinghua University
David Armitage, Lloyd C. Blankfein Professor of History, Harvard University
Malika Zeghal, Prince Alwaleed Bin Talal Professor in Contemporary Islamic Thought and Life, Harvard University
Madhav Khosla, B. R. Ambedkar Academic Fellow, Columbia Law School and Ph.D. candidate in political theory, Harvard University.
James Kloppenberg, Charles Warren Professor of American History, Harvard University

Moderator: Peter Bol, Vice Provost for Advances in Learning and the Charles H. Carswell Professor of East Asian Languages and Civilizations, Harvard University


Sponsored by: Colloquium for Intellectual History, Asia Center, Fairbank Center for Chinese Studies, Department of East Asian Languages and Civilizations.


February 23, 2017
4:00 pm - 6:00 pm
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Fairbank Center for Chinese Studies


CGIS South, Tsai Auditorium (S010)
1730 Cambridge St
Cambridge, MA 02138 United States
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