History on a Monday

Seminar Series for Postgraduates and Faculty

Held at 12.10-1.30
in Woolley Common Room, Woolley Building A22
(Enter Woolley through the entrance on Science Road and climb the stairs in front of you. Turn left down the corridor, and the WCR is the door at the end of the hall)
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2016 Coordinators:
Professor Mark McKenna and Dr Miranda Johnson
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The semester at a glance

Semester 2 2016

Date Speaker Title
25 July Ben Shepherd
(Glasgow Caledonian)

The German Army and Anti-Partisan Warfare, 1941-44: Four campaigns compare

1 August Vanessa Ogle (Penn)
Writing a Global History of Time, 1870s-1950s
8 August Francesca Trivellato (Yale) Law, Community, and Markets: A New Business History of Early Modern Tuscany
15 August Knox Peden (ANU) Political Judgment and Historical Interpretation
22 August Lorenzo Veracini (Swinburne)
On Patrick Wolfe and Dialectics of Method
29 August Glenda Sluga (Sydney)
From War to Peace: Hollywood and the UN
5 September David Rodogno (Geneva) Near East Relief Humanitarian Activities in the Aftermath of the First World War
12 September Cincy McCreery and Robert Aldrich (Sydney)
Monarchy and Empire
19 September Alecia Simmonds (UTS)
Love and Law in the Australian Colonies
26 September Mid-semester break No Session
3 October Labour Day Holiday
No Session
10 October Panel: Hélène Sirantoine,
Sahar Amer (Sydney)
The Global Medieval
17 October Karin Speedy (Macquarie) Trans-Imperial Connections: Race and Mobility in La Réunion, the Pacific Islands, and Australia
24 October Lisa Ford (UNSW) Ordering Oceans: Pirates, Slave Traders and the Elusive Search for the Origins of Human Rights