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"French Universities After 1968" A discussion with Philippe Boutry (President,Paris Panthon-Sorbonne University)

Wednesday, May 1, 2013 - 4:30pm - 6:00pm
Columbia University Morningside Campus International Affairs Building, Room 1510
Philippe Boutry  is the President of Pantheon-Sorbonne University. He is also Professor of 19th century history in the Pantheon-Sorbonne University Department of History.

Souleymane Bachir Diagne is a Professor of French in the Department of French and Romance Philology at Columbia University. He received his academic training in France. His fields of research include history of logic, history of philosophy, Islamic philosophy, African philosophy and literature.

John Coatsworth is the Provost of Columbia University, as well as Professor of International and Public Affairs and of History. He is a leading scholar of Latin American economic and international history.

Pamela H. Smith is the Acting Chair of the Department of History at Columbia University. She specializes in early modern European history and the history of science. Her current research focuses on attitudes to nature in early modern Europe and the Scientific Revolution, with particular attention to craft knowledge and historical techniques.

Co-sponsored by the Alliance Program, the School of International and Public Affairs and the Department of History at Columbia University.