Department of History

Department of History
Department of History
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September 2016

  • September 29th - History Department Seminar Series 
    • Sebouh Aslanian, University of California at Los Angeles
    • “The Final Voyage of the Santa Catharina: Notes towards a Global Microhistory of Trade and Politics in the Indian Ocean”
    • Watson Hall Room 517 
    • See Poster

October 

  • October 27th - History Department Seminar Series
    • Nicholas Cronk, Director of the Voltaire Foundation, Oxford University
    • “Voltaire and the Radical Enlightenment”
    • Watson Hall Room 517
    • See Poster

November 

  • November 17th - History Department Seminar Series
    • Duncan McDowall, University Historian & Adjunct Professor of History, Queen's University
    • "Writing about Queen's: an Historian Ponders the Emergence of a Multiversity"
    • Watson Hall Room 517
    • See Poster

December 

January 2017

  • January 6th - History Department Seminar Series
    • Dr. Adele Perry, Professor of History, St. John's College University of Manitoba 
    • "The Global Fur-Trade: Indigenous People, Colonial Rule, and Imperial Connections in the Mid-Nineteenth-Century" 
    • Watson Hall 517 @ 11:30 am

February

  • February 9th - History Department Seminar Series
    • Dr. Jay Rubenstein, Alvin and Sally Beaman Professor of History, University of Tennessee, Knoxville 
    • "Crusade, Islam, and the Middle Ages' Greatest Prophet, Joachim of Fiore" 
    • Watson Hall 517 @ 11:30 am

March 

  • March 9th - History Department Seminar Series
    • Dr. Noor Nieftagodien, South African Research Chair: Local Histories, Present Realities. Head of History Workshop. School of Social Sciences, University of the Witwatersrand 
    • "Vaal Burning: Reinterpreting the Anti-Pass Campaign of 1960 in South Africa" 
    • Watson Hall 517 @ 11:30 am 

April 

  • April 20th- 21st - Global History Initiative 
    • Inaugural Workshop of the Global History Initiative 
    • "Beyond Imperial Frames"