History Department Lecture Series

Spring 2009 Speakers Series

Thursday, February 12, 2009; 4:30-6:00 p.m.
“Reassembling the Strange:  Science and the Control of 19th Century Madagascar” 
Thomas Anderson, Department of History, Binghamton University

Thursday, February 26, 2009; 4:30-6:00 p.m.
“’Combining the Whole in One Firm System’:  Redefining the Imperial Relationship, 1764-1773”
Heather Schwartz, Department of History, Binghamton University

Thursday, March 12, 2009; 4:30-6:00 p.m.
“In the Vortex of Nations and Empires:  A Revisionist History of Human Rights from the French Revolution to the Present” 
Eric D. Weitz, Department of History, University of Minnesota

Thursday, March 26, 2009; 4:30-6:00 p.m.
“Reconsidering the Rise of Slavery in Virginia”
John Coombs, Department of History, Hampden-Sydney College

Thursday, April 23, 2009; 4:30-6:30 p.m. 
“Families and Fortunes:  Economic Reflections on Failure in Early Modern Europe” (Shriber Lecture)
Thomas Max Safley, Department of History, University of Pennsylvania

Thursday, April 30, 2009; 4:30-6:30 p.m.
“The Indiana Murderess:”  Gender, Justice and Gilded Age Political Culture
Wendy Gamber, Department of History, Indiana University

Thursday, May 7, 2009; 4:30-6:00 p.m.
“Malthus refuted, or qualified?:  World History and the New Science of Abrupt Climate Change” 
John Brooke, Department of History, Ohio State University

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