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Professor J. Ritchie Garrison presenting his research at the Emancipation Semester History Workshop, Spring 2013.

The History Workshop meets in 203 Munroe Hall at 12:15 pm on Tuesdays. Presentations begin at 12:30 pm and are followed by discussion ending at 1:45 pm sharp. Bring a lunch. All are welcome! For further information, please call (302) 831-2371.

Spring Semester 2016

February 9 Yuanchong Wang, University of Delaware. “The Myth of Provincialization: Late Imperial China and Korea, 1392–1902” print flyer
February 16 John Efron, University of California, Berkeley. “German Jewry and the Allure of the Sephardic.” Co-sponsored by Jewish Studies and European Studies programs. print flyer   ** postponed to February 23 **
February 23 John Efron, University of California, Berkeley. “German Jewry and the Allure of the Sephardic.” Co-sponsored by Jewish Studies and European Studies programs. print flyer 
March 1 Andrew Case, Washington College. “Where Does Organic Come From? The Unpredictable Past of the Organic Movement in the United States.” print flyer
March 8 Yda Schreuder, University of Delaware. “A True Global Community: Amsterdam Sephardic Jewish Merchants in the Trans-Atlantic World in the Seventeenth Century.” print flyer
March 15 Edward Linenthal, Indiana University and editor, Journal of American History. “And Into the Black Hole of Journal Evaluation Goes My Manuscript: Demystifying the Process.”
April 5 Tiffany Gill , University of Delaware. “Civil Rights on Vacation: Black Freedom Struggles and the Problem of Leisure.”  **THIS WORKSHOP HAS BEEN CANCELLED**
April 19 Oliver Zimmer, University of Oxford. “Adjusting those ‘inner clocks’: the time of the railway age, 1840 – 1900.” Co-sponsored by the European Studies Program. print flyer
April 26 Michael Dickinson, University of Delaware. “I am Almost Dead: Seasoning and Sale in British Caribbean Port Cities.” print flyer
May 3 Sharon Musher, Stockton University. “Democratic Art: The New Deal’s Influence on American Culture.”
May 10 John Gray, Director, National Museum of American History. “Content Trumps Business.” print flyer

Several past presentations are available to stream from our Podcast Archives or to download as podcasts via iTunesU (when in iTunes click on “History Workshops” tab).

Print History Workshop Schedule

History Workshop Archive

History Workshop Digital Dialogue, Spring 2015

 

 

Image: Professor J. Ritchie Garrison presenting his research at the Emancipation Semester History Workshop, Spring 2013.

Department of History • 236 John Munroe Hall • Newark, DE 19716 • USA
Phone: 302-831-2371 • Fax: 302-831-1538


Map background Ratzer, Bernard "Province of New Jersey" (map) courtesy Special Collections, University of Delaware Library, Newark Delaware.