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14 March 2018

The Geopolitics of Malcolm X

Since his violent death in 1965 aged 39, the African American activist Malcolm X has become more of a cultural icon than a properly understood historical figure. On 13 March, Moshik Temkin of Harvard Kennedy School joined Graduate Institute professor Mohammad-Mahmoud Ould Mohamedou to discuss the international context for Malcolm X’s activism, the scope and significance of his travels during the last...
05 March 2018

Environmental humanities and Amazon land development politics

Professor Hecht has contributed a chapter to “The Routledge Companion to the Environmental Humanities”. Articulating the significance of humanistic perspectives for our collective social engagement with...

23 February 2018

New Perspectives on the End of the Cold War: Unexpected Transformations?

A new book edited by Professor Hanhimäki and colleagues addresses diverse issues and challenges several “common wisdoms” about the end of the Cold War. Together, its contributions provide insights on the...