Events and Activities

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

Feb
10
2023

Scholarly Correspondences Among Orientalists: A Series of Lectures

Leo Strauss's Letters to the Arabist Paul Kraus, between the Search of the Hidden Truth and Exile in Mizraim
Ernst Herb
9:00am|Zoom event

The object of this lecture series is to bring together scholars and librarians engaged with collections of correspondences and/or include related projects that use appropriate digital tools to map and analyze such corpora. It is hosted by Sabine...

Feb
15
2023

Munsee Delaware Story Evening

NEEKAAWA KIHTAACHIIMUWAK WULAAKWUNUWII (This Evening They Tell Stories)
Ian McCallum and Katherine Chupik-Hall
6:00pm|Zoom event

maawehleewak naxpii Ian McCallum wunjiiyayuw Nalahii neeka laachumohkawaat wunj Nalahii Lunaape waak shihsuwanakuw. Ian laachumohkawaat ambee aanihkwaachiimuw alohke. Katherine Chupik-Hall akunootamun kteekhiikeew laachumohkawaatwak.

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Feb
17
2023

Scholarly Correspondences Among Orientalists: A Series of Lectures

CorrespSearch–Connect and Search Scholarly Editions of Correspondence
Stefan Dumont
12:00pm|Zoom event

The object of this lecture series is to bring together scholars and librarians engaged with collections of correspondences and/or include related projects that use appropriate digital tools to map and analyze such corpora. It is hosted by Sabine...

Mar
03
2023

Scholarly Correspondences Among Orientalists: A Series of Lectures

“So far away, yet so close”: The correspondence of Ignaz Goldziher between 1863 and 1922
Kinga Dévényi
12:00pm|Zoom event

The object of this lecture series is to bring together scholars and librarians engaged with collections of correspondences and/or include related projects that use appropriate digital tools to map and analyze such corpora. It is hosted by Sabine...

Mar
03
2023

New Directions in Economic History

1:30pm

Friday March 3, 2023 – Institute for Advanced Study Campus

1:30pm Welcome

 

1:40-3:40pm

Session 1: U.S. Capitalism

Chair: David A. Bell (Princeton University)

* Claire Priest (Yale University)

* Trevon Logan (Ohio State...

Mar
04
2023

New Directions in Economic History

9:30am

Saturday March 4, 2023 – Princeton University Campus

9:30-11:30

Session 3: Technology and Environmental History

Chair: Harold James (Princeton University). 

* Elizabeth Chatterjee (University of Chicago). 

* Meng Zhang (Vanderbilt...

Mar
10
2023

Scholarly Correspondences Among Orientalists: A Series of Lectures

A Taste for the Difficult and Abstruse: A Seventeenth-Century Paris Librarian and His Orientalist Network
Paul Babinski
12:00pm|Zoom event

The object of this lecture series is to bring together scholars and librarians engaged with collections of correspondences and/or include related projects that use appropriate digital tools to map and analyze such corpora. It is hosted by Sabine...

Mar
17
2023

Scholarly Correspondences Among Orientalists: A Series of Lectures

The Life of Max Meyerhof through his correspondence
Isolde Lehnert
12:00pm|Zoom event

The object of this lecture series is to bring together scholars and librarians engaged with collections of correspondences and/or include related projects that use appropriate digital tools to map and analyze such corpora. It is hosted by Sabine...

Mar
28
2023

Patchy Anthropocene: The Feral Impacts of Infrastructure

5:30pm|Wolfensohn Hall and Remote Access

Patchy Anthropocene: The Feral Impacts of Infrastructure  
Anna Tsing, Professor of Anthropology, University of California, Santa Cruz
Tuesday, March 28, 2023, 5:30 p.m.
Wolfensohn Hall and via Zoom 

Global climate change policy is not enough...

Mar
31
2023

Scholarly Correspondences Among Orientalists: A Series of Lectures

A library lost in translation: Paul Sbath’s correspondence with Eugène Tisserant
Celeste Gianni
12:00pm|Zoom event

The object of this lecture series is to bring together scholars and librarians engaged with collections of correspondences and/or include related projects that use appropriate digital tools to map and analyze such corpora. It is hosted by Sabine...