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 1 2016

Date Speaker Title
7 March Iain McCalman (Sydney)

Roosevelt’s Shooter: Teddy Roosevelt and the circle of hunters, who created the modern African safari, and lived to regret it.

14 March Charles Armstrong (Columbia) Tyranny of the Weak: How North Korea Shakes the World
21 March Philip Deloria (Michigan) Title TBA
28 March Mid Semester Break No session
4 April Will Pettigrew (Kent) Corporate Constitutionalism: A Case Study about the Royal African Company and the Atlantic Slave Trade
11 April Umberto Grassi (Sydney) Religious Boundaries and Sexuality in the Early Modern Mediterranean World
18 April Caroline Roland-Diamond (Paris-Nanterre) Campus or Battleground: Conservative Students and the Rise of the New Right
25 April ANZAC Day
No session
2 May Roger Benjamin (Sydney) Exhibiting Biskra: art, colonial tourism and culture in an Algerian Oasis
9 May Panel: Clare Monagle (Macquarie) and Louise D’Arcens (Wollongong) The Middle Ages in Post-Secular Modernity
16 May Panel: Sarah Anne Bendall, Catriona Fisk, & Samantha Killmore (Sydney and UTS) Objects and Reconstructions: Non Traditional Sources & Dress History
23 May Ann McGrath (ANU) Illicit Love: Interracial Sex and Marriage in the United States and Australia
30 May Philippa Levine (Texas) The Lens of Modernism and the Prism of Prudity: Rethinking Nakedness and Nudity at the Fin-de-Siècle

Details correct as at 22 October 2015