History on 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)
Click here for map

2016 Coordinator:
Professor Dirk Moses

The semester at a glance

Semester 1 2017

13 March
Max Paul Friedman (American University, Washington, DC)
The Containment of the United States: Latin America and the Limits of Principle

20 March
Adrian Vickers (Asian Studies/University of Sydney)
Art and Politics in 1950s Indonesia

27 March
Christine von Oertzen (Max Planck Institute for the History of Science, Berlin)
Citizen Science and the Human Mind: At-Home Observation of Babies in America and Europe, 1880-1910

3 April
Robert Fletcher (University of Warwick)
Decolonization and the Arid World

10 April
Nicholas Baker (Macquarie University)
Trust, Risk, Credit: Taking Chances on the Future in the Renaissance Marketplace

17 April AVCC Common Week

24 April
Anna Clark (University of Minnesota)
Rethinking Individualism in New Zealand and the British Empire

1 May
Alanna O’Malley (Leiden University)
Internationalism and the Challenge to the Liberal World Order: The United Nations and the Rise of the Global South, 1955-1981

8 May
Jamie Martin (Laureate Research Program in International History/University of Sydney)
Governing Global Capitalism in the Era of Total War

15 May
Hans-Lukas Kieser (University of Newcastle)
Holy Scripture and Apocalypticism in Today’s Levant

22 May
Mélanie Lamotte (University of Cambridge)
Before Race Mattered: Ethnic Prejudice in the French Empire, c. 1635-1767

29 May
Tim Allender (Education/University of Sydney)
Racial Cure and Pious Learning: Gender, Feminism and Empire

5 June
Maartje Abbenhuis (University of Auckland)
Fence Sitting? Asking Questions of Neutrals and Neutrality in International History