Events and Activities

Explore current and upcoming events and activities happening at the Institute for Advanced Study.

Jan 27

Iran at the Crossroads of Civilizations: Scholars and Lawyers Speaking about Iranian History and Cultural Heritage. A Panel Discussion

4:30pm | Dilworth Room
Like other parts of the Middle East, Iran is considered one of the cradles of civilization. With a written history that stretches over more than 7,000 years, it constitutes one of the most...
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Jan 28
Denial

1/28: Special Institute Film Screening: Denial

4:00pm | Wolfensohn Hall
Tuesday, January 284:00 p.m.Wolfensohn Hall In her 1993 book Denying the Holocaust, American academic Deborah E. Lipstadt called British amateur historian David Irving...
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Jan 29

Friends Talk

Lyndall Gordon
5:30pm | Dilworth Room
 
Jan 31

Edward T. Cone Concert Series: Vicki Ray and FLUX Quartet

8:00pm
How long is a piece of music? We don’t usually think of the duration of a piece of music as its most important feature. Most composers want us to pay attention to their use of melody, or harmony,...
Feb 01

Edward T. Cone Concert Series: Vicki Ray and FLUX Quartet

8:00pm
How long is a piece of music? We don’t usually think of the duration of a piece of music as its most important feature. Most composers want us to pay attention to their use of melody, or harmony,...
Feb 04
History of Science lecture series

History of Science Lecture Series

Sarah Dry
5:00pm | Dilworth Room
History of Science LectureWaters of the World: The Story of Climate in Six Remarkable Lives Tuesday, February 45:00 p.m.Dilworth Room...
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Feb 05
Impact of the Past

Anti-Semitism—Past and Present

5:30pm | Wolfensohn Hall
Wednesday, February 55:30 p.m.Wolfensohn HallInstitute for Advanced StudyShootings at synagogues in the U.S., attacks on Jewish people in France, and a fierce debate...
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Feb 12

Institute Film Series: People's Republic of Desire

People’s Republic of Desire
4:00pm | Wolfensohn Hall
China has seen an incredible rise in online streaming, and live streamers often earn significant sums of money attracting and maintaining online followers. People’s Republic of Desire, a...
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Feb 19
Map of Ancient Yemen
Feb 20
What Is Global History?

What Is Global History? A Roundtable

4:30pm | West Building Lecture Hall
Thursday, February 204:30 p.m.West Building, Lecture HallInstitute for Advanced Study Since its publication in 2016, Sebastian Conrad's What Is Global History? (...
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