History Department Lecture Series

Fall 2001

Wednesday, September 19, 4:30 - 6:00, Casadesus Hall (Fine Arts Building)

Geoffrey Parker
Andreas Dorpalen Professor of History, Ohio State University

“Climate and Catastrophe: The World Crisis of the Mid-Seventeenth Century”


Wednesday, October 3, 4:30 - 6:00, Reinhardt Room (LNG 332)

J. David Hacker
Department of History, Binghamton University

“The Impact of Federal Assimilation Policies on the American Indian Population in the late Nineteenth Century”


Wednesday, October 17, 4:30 - 6:00, Reinhardt Room (LNG 332)

Harald Weilnböck
Institute of Clinical Psychology, University of Zürich

“The Pitfalls of Cultural Memory Studies: Post-Structuralism and the Trauma Fallacy”


Saturday, October 27, 3:00 PM, SL-212

John Chalcraft
London School of Economics

“Syrian Migrant Workers in Lebanon, Subaltern Studies, and the Invisible Cage”


Tuesday, October 30, 4:00 PM, UUW-324

Christoph Neumann
Istanbul Bilgi University

“The Failure of 'a Curious Art' : A Reappraisal of the Reception of the Printing Press in the Ottoman Empire ”


Wednesday, November 14, 4:30 - 6:00, Reinhardt Room (LNG 332)

Melyssa Wrisley
Department of History, Binghamton University

“Fashioning a New Femininity: Charlotte Perkins Gilman and Women's Dress, 1875-1930”


Thursday, November 29, 5:30 - 6:30, Casadesus Hall (Fine Arts Building)
16th Annual Freedeman Lecture

Colin Jones
Department of History, Queen Mary, University of London

“The Smile Revolution: Identity and Dentistry in Eighteenth-Century Paris ”


Friday, November 30, 3:30 - 5:00 PM, AAG 008
Sponsored by the Dean's Workshop Social Science Perspectives on the Past

Steven Nafziger
Department of Economics, Williams College

“Local Public Good Provision in Late Tsarist Russia”

Last Updated: 11/19/14