Active Alert: Classes canceled rest of today and tomorrow

B-ALERT:Due to forecast, all classes effective 4:30pm today Nov 25 are canceled. There will be no classes Wednesday Nov 26. Adjust travel plans accordingly.

Alert updated: Tuesday, November 25, 2014 3:50 PM

History Department Lecture Series
Fall 2009 Speakers


Wednesday, September 23, 2009; 4:30-6:00 p.m.
Department Colloquium – LN 2401
“Strike the Hammer While the Iron is Hot: The Black Freedom Struggle in Rochester, New York, 1945-1975”
Laura Hill, History Department ABD


Wednesday, October 7, 2009; 4:30-6:00 p.m.
Department Colloquium – LN 2401
“Politics as Fiction: Politicians in Popular Films and TV Series in Germany and the US Since 1950”
Christopher Classen, Sentrum fur Zeitgeschichtiliche Forschung

Wednesday, October 14, 2009; 4:30-6:30 p.m.
Department Colloquium – UUW 324
“Traumatized Bodies, Resilient Voices: The Unforgettable War of Bangladesh (1971) in Women’s Memories”
Yasmin Saikia, Associate Professor, University of North Carolina
This talk will be the inaugural lecture to welcome the Journal of Women’ History to our department

Wednesday, October 28, 2009; 4:30-6:00 p.m.
Department Colloquium – LN 2401
“Judging the Founders: Slavery & the Revolutionary Generation”
Douglas Egerton, Professor, Le Moyne College


Friday - November 13, 2009
2009 Annual Freedeman Memorial Lecture and Dinner
Lecture: 4:30 p.m. Casadesus Recital Hall
“The Ottoman Empire and Diversity in the Early Modern World”
Dr. Molly Greene, Professor of History & Hellenic Studies,
Princeton University


Wednesday – December 2, 2009; 4:30-6:00 p.m.
Department Colloquium – LN 2401
“Rethinking the Turco-Greek Exchange of Populations: An Historiographical Overview”
Dr. Onur Yildirim, Visiting Levin/Fulbright Distinguished Scholar and Associate Professor, Department of Economics, Middle East Technical University in Ankara, Turkey

Last Updated: 11/19/14