Historical Studies Lunchtime Colloquia

 

The Faculty of the School of Historical Studies is pleased to invite you to attend the School's Lunchtime Colloquia series. Sessions are scheduled weekly during term time and held on Thursdays at 12:30 in the Dilworth room. Each session normally includes a half-hour presentation by a Member of the School, followed by a half-hour discussion period.

Speakers and topics for the Historical Studies Lunchtime Colloquia Series are listed below. Notices indicating the current week's topic are sent in advance by E-mail to all Faculty, Members, Visitors and Assistants in the School of Historical Studies. Faculty and Members of other Schools who are interested in receiving weekly notices should send an electronic mail message to Marian Zelazny (mzelazny@ias.edu).

 

September 27, 2018 - First Term Introductions

October 4, 2108 - Karl Gerth, "The Mao Badge Fad: How a State-Supported Consumer Fad undermined a Revolution"

October 11, 2108 - Michele  Salzman, "'Why Gibbon Was Wrong; The Case for 472 as the Fall of Rome"

October 18, 2108 - Alison Perchuk, "Landscapes of St. Gregory: Topography and Sanctity in Medieval Italy"

October 25, 2108 - Nathan Martin, TBA

November 1, 2108 - Earle Havens, "Marginalia as Autobiography: Historical Reading Practices and the Limitations of Evidence in Early Modern Europe"

November 8, 2108 - Juliette Cadiot, "The Thin Way of Pardons of Thieves in Soviet Union. Exception produces archives"

November 15, 2108 - Hans Hummer, TBA

November 22, 2108 - Thanksgiving

November 29, 2108 - Nukhet Varlik, "Empire, Ecology, and Plague: Rethinking the Second Pandemic (ca.1340s-ca.1840s)"

December 6, 2108 - Tommaso Tesei, TBA

December 13, 2108 - Eugenio Biagini, TBA 

December 20, 2108 - Maggie Hennefeld, TBA

Term 2

January 17, 2019 - Second Term Introductions

January 24, 2019 - Pier Mattia Tommasino, TBA

January 31, 2019 -  Johannes Pahlitzsch, TBA

February 7, 2019 - Thomas Kruse, TBA

February 14, 2019 - Gabriele Pedullà, TBA

February 21, 2019 - Rubina Raja, TBA

February 28, 2019 - Akinobo Kuroda, TBA

March 7, 2019 - Martino Diez, TBA

March 14, 2019 - Sylvie Joye, TBA

March 21, 2019 - Jeanette Kohl, TBA

March 28, 2019 - Christian Mauder, TBA

April 4, 2019 - Lydia Liu, TBA

April 11, 2019 - Noa Turel, TBA

 

For more information, please contact Marian Zelazny