The Hannah Arendt Center for Politics and Humanities at Bard College
The Hannah Arendt Center for Politics and Humanities at Bard College

News, Events, & Activities



Current and Upcoming Events

Monthly Virtual Reading Group for Hannah Arendt Center Members

Friday, February 6, 2015 – Friday, December 4, 2015 , 11:00 am – 12:00 am , Virtual: BlueJeans Video Conferencing
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Building the Case: Design and Media at the International Military Tribunal, c. 1945

Olga Touloumi, Harvard University
Tuesday, March 31, 2015 , 4:30 pm , Reem-Kayden Center, Lecture Hall A
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Property and Freedom: Is Access to Legal Title and Assets the Path to Overcoming Poverty and Promoting Freedom in South Africa?

A one-day conference sponsored by the Hannah Arendt Center, Human Rights Project, and Center for Civic Engagement, with support from the Ford Foundation, The Brenthurst Foundation, and Rift Valley Institute.
Monday, April 6, 2015 , 10:00 am – 6:00 pm , Campus Center, Weis Cinema
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Dinner & Discussion with Hannah Arendt Center Post-Doctoral Teaching Fellow, Michiel Bot

"The Right to Literature"
Tuesday, April 14, 2015 , 6:00 pm , Arendt Center
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Lunchtime Talk with visiting Hannah Arendt Center Visiting Fellow, Shmuel Lederman

"Relations between Hannah Arendt's council system and The Human Condition"
Wednesday, April 15, 2015 , 12:00 pm , Arendt Center
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Lunchtime Talk with Visiting Fellow, Rosanil Nava

Tuesday, April 21, 2015 , 12:00 pm , Arendt Center
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The Life of Roman Republicanism with Joy Connolly

Wednesday, April 22, 2015 , 6:00 pm [expand/collapse]

Courage To Be: Lecture and Dinner Series, with Keith Haring Fellow in Art and Activism, Jeanne van Heeswijk

Monday, April 27, 2015 , 6:00 pm , Kline, Faculty Dining Room
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Translating the Holocaust: H.G. Adler As Writer and Scholar

Monday, May 4, 2015 , 4:00 pm [expand/collapse]

The Hannah Arendt Center for Politics and Humanities Eighth Annual Conference

"Privacy: Why Does it Matter?"
Thursday, October 15, 2015 – Friday, October 16, 2015 , 10:00 am – 5:00 pm , Olin Hall
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