Department of History

Department of History
Department of History
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September 2017 

  • September 28th - Annual Nugent Lecture
    • Dr. Sanjay Subrahmanyam, Distinguished Professor & Irving and Jean Stone Endowed Chair in Social Sciences. University of California, Los Angeles 
    • "The Auspicious Port of Surat: Reflections on a Mughal Cosmopolitan Centre 
    • University Club @ 5:30pm 
    • See Poster

October 

  • October 19th - History Department Seminar Series
    • Dr. Ted McCormick, Associate Professor, Department of History Fellow, School of Irish Studies. Concordia University 
    • "Perils and Promises of Mobility and Mutation: The Government of Vagrants and the Irish, c. 1560-1620" 
    • Watson Hall 517 @ 11:30 am
    • See Poster

November 

  • November 9th - History Department Seminar Series
    • Dr. John McNeill, University Professor Walsh School of Foreign Service. Georgetown University. President-Elect The American Historical Association.
    • "Global Environmental History of the Industrial Revolution(s): Work in Progress" 
    • Watson Hall 517 @ 11:30 am
    • See Poster 
  • November 15th - Department of History Seminar Series & McGill-Queen's University Press 
    • Dr. Cecelia Morgan, Professor of History OISE, University of Toronto. 
    • "Travellers through Empire: Indigenous Voyages from Early Canada" 
    • Robert Sutherland Hall, Room 202 @ 5:00-8:00pm. Reception to follow. 
    • See Poster
  • November 30th - Faculty Lecture & Holiday Party
    • ​​​​​​​Dr. Nancy Van Deusen, Queen's University 
    • "Disappearance of the Past: Indigenous Slavery and the Making of the Early Modern World" 
    • University Club @ 5:30pm 
    • See Poster

December 

January 2018

February 

March 

  • March 15th - Department of History Seminar Series
    • ​​​​​​​Dr. Abigail Agresta, Marjorie McLean Oliver Post-Doctoral Fellow, Queen's University  
    • "Natural Disaster, Sin, and Blame in Late Medieval Valencia"
    • See Poster