Department of History

Department of History
Department of History

Featured Event:

September 2018

October 

  • October 4th - History Department Seminar Series
    • Christopher Brown, Professor of History, Columbia University 
    • "The British Province of Senegambia, 1758-17:84: Colonial Failure on the West African Coast"  
    • Watson Hall 517 @ 11:30am
  • October 9th - Arthur Lower Workshop 
    • Don Nerbas, Associate Professor & Chair in Canadian-Scottish Studies, McGill University  
    • "Making Property and Mining Coal: The Nineteenth-Century Experience of Cape Breton's Sydney Coalfield"
    • Watson Hall 517 @ 6:00 pm 
  • October 25th - Sherwood Lecture 
    • Michael Gordin, Rosengarten Professor of Modern and Contemporary History and Director of the Society of Fellows in the Liberal Arts, Princeton University 
    • "Identifying Einstein: Being German or Jewish in Prague (and Elsewhere)"
    • University Club @ 5:30pm

November 

December

  • No scheduled events for the month of December  

January 2019

February 

March

  • March 2nd & 3rd - McGill-Queen's Graduate History Conference 
  • March 7th - The Value of Archives: A Roundtable
    • Watson Hall Room 517 @ 11:00am
  • March 13th - Movie Night 
    • Film: So Ends Our Night 
    • Macdonald Hall 2 @ 6:30pm 
    • Open to the Public
  • March 15th & 16th - The Medieval Mediterranean (500-1500CE): Histories and Trajectories II 
  • March 18th - Arthur Lower Workshop
    • Tarah Brookfield, Associate Professor, History and Youth & Children's Studies, Wilfrid Laurier University 
    • "Diplomats off the Grid: Quaker Conferences for Peace on Grindstone Island, 1963-69"
    • Biosciences Complex Room 2111 @ 6:00 pm 
  • March 21st & 22nd - Graduate Global History Initiative Conference 
    • Call for Papers: Due December 7th 2018 
    • Watson Hall 517
    • Keynote Address: Dr. Heather Streets-Salter, Northeastern University 
    • Please contact ghiq@queensu.ca for more information 
  • March 21st - History Department Seminar Series
    • Heather Streets-Salter, Northeastern University 
    • "Anti-Colonialism and the Inter-Colonial Response: Violence and Power in East and Southeast Asia in the 1930s." 
    • Watson Hall, Room 517 @ 11:30 am 
  • March 27, 2019 - Queen's Medieval Seminar Series
    • Making Magic Happen: Drugs and Therapeutic Substances in Later Byzantine Sorcery
    • Dr. Richard Greenfield, Department of History
    • Kinesiology 107, 4:15-5:30 (refreshments from 4:00)

April