Human Rights

2014 Apr 08

Native Religious Freedom Beyond the First Amendment

11:00am to 12:30pm

Location: 

Harvard Divinity School - Andover 103

Native American Speakers Series: Sovereignty and Spirituality

Michael McNally Associate Professor of Religious Studies at Carleton College.  Author of Ojibwe Singers: Hymns, Grief, and a Native Culture in Motion (Oxford, 2000) and Honoring Elders: Aging, Authority and Ojibwe Religion (Columbia, 2009).

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2014 Apr 17

Rescuing Religion from "Civilization": Cultural Loss and Reclamation in Native America

Registration Closed5:15pm

Location: 

Harvard Divinity School - Sperry Room

Native American Speakers Series: Sovereignty and Spirituality
2014 Dudleian Lecture

Suzan Shown Harjo (Cheyenne and Hodulgee Muscogee) has developed key laws in five decades to promote and protect Native nations, sovereignty, children, arts, cultures and languages, including the American Indian Religious Freedom Act, National Museum of the American Indian Act and Native America Graves...

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2014 Mar 11

Language, Colonialism and the Future of Indigeneous Worlds

11:00am to 12:30pm

Location: 

Harvard Divinity School - Andover 103

Native American Speakers Series: Sovereignty and Spirituality

Richard Alan Grounds (Yuchi/Seminole) earned a doctorate in theology from Princeton Seminary and taught at St. Olaf College and the University of Tulsa before founding the Euchee Language Project in Sapulpa, Oklahoma, of which he serves as the director. 

Sponsored by Harvard Divinity School, Harvard University...

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2014 Feb 27

Maskoke Lifeways: Tradition and Contradiction

11:00am to 12:30pm

Location: 

Harvard Divinity School - Andover 103

Native American Speakers Series: Sovereignty and Spirituality

Marcus Briggs Cloud (Muscogee), HDS '10, is the youngest native speaker of the Muscogee language, which he formerly taught at the University of Oklahoma.  He heads the youth caucus of the U.N. Permanent Forum on Indigeneous Issues and is a doctoral student in Ecology at the University of Florida.

Sponsored by Harvard Divinity School, Harvard University Native American Program, and the Committee on Ethnicity, Migration, Rights.

2013 Oct 04

Different Ethnic Histories, Common Challenges: Migration and Rights in the United States

3:30pm

Location: 

Thompson Room, Barker Center 110 (12 Quincy Street, Cambridge)

Please join us for a panel and festive reception celebrating the newly renamed Committee on Ethnicity, Migration, Rights. 
Panelists include:
Jacqueline Bhabha, Professor of Practice at the Harvard School of Public Health, the Director of Research at the FXB Center for Health and Human Rights, and the University Advisor on Human Rights Studies, Harvard University

Albert Camarillo, Professor of American History, Leon Sloss Jr. Memorial Professor, and Special Assistant to the Provost for Faculty Diversity, Stanford University

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2013 Sep 23

Divided by a Common Heritage: Human Rights in Europe and the United States

9:30am to 5:30pm

Location: 

Milstein East C, Harvard Law School

Please join us for an all-day conference devoted to commonalities and divergences in approaches to human rights. Topics include privacy and security (in the context of cyber communications) and discrimination and equality (racial and other forms of intolerance). Panelists are Harvard academics and European scholars and practitioners. See full list of panels and panelists below.

This conference is being sponsored by the Council of Europe, the Human Rights Program at Harvard Law School, the Minda de Gunzburg Center for European Studies at Harvard, and the...

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