Bringing together scholars of memory from the social sciences and humanities, cognitive science and neuroscience, and curators of historical and memorial museums to examine the politics and cultures of memory.
2014-2015 Series Schedule
Nov. 4 Symposium – “Remembering the Past in Public: A Conversation“ at National 9/11 Memorial Museum
Nov. 5 Workshop – “Critics and Analytics: The Presentation of the Past in the National 9/11 Memorial Museum” at 918 International Affairs Building, Columbia University
Jan. 8 GLOBAL THINK-IN – “Remembering Across Time: Psychological Studies of the Two World Wars in Transgenerational Memory” at Columbia Global Centers | Europe, Paris
Feb. 27 Workshop – “The Politics of Memory in East Asia and Eastern Europe Today” at 918 International Affairs Building, Columbia University
Apr. 16 GLOBAL THINK-IN - “Time and Trauma: Transgenerational Memories of Mass Suffering“ at Boğaziçi University, Istanbul
Apr. 17 Workshop – “Time and Trauma: Memory in Global Perspective“ at Studio X, Columbia Global Centers | Turkey, Istanbul
Apr. 18 GLOBAL THINK-IN - “Time and Trauma: Memory in Global Perspective” at Columbia Global Centers | Middle East, Amman
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This series is made possible by support from the Committee on Global Thought, CNRS (National Center for Scientific Research, France), MATRICE, the Alliance Program, and the Mémorial de Caen, with the French National Research Agency, heSam, Institut National de L’Audiovisuel, and Institut Européen Emmanuel Levinas. Click on any supporter for more information.