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||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).