Past Colloquium

Prof. Keish Blain
Wednesday, January 15, 2020 - 11:30am to 1:00pm

Keisha Blain, Associate Professor at the University of Pittsburgh, will be presenting at our first History Colloquium of the Spring 2020 semester. She will be sharing a chapter that connects her first book, Set the World on Fire, to her new book project, tentatively entitled "East Unites... read more »

Adam Mestyan
Wednesday, November 13, 2019 - 11:30am to 1:00pm

Prof. Adam Mestyan will present on Wednesday, November 13, 2019. Lunch will be provided. read more »

Anna Krylova
Wednesday, October 16, 2019 - 11:30am to 1:00pm

Prof.  Anna Krylova will present on Wednesday, October 16, 2019. Lunch will be provided. read more »

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Wednesday, September 11, 2019 - 11:30am to 1:00pm

Prof. John French will be the department's first presenter for the 2019-2020 Colloquium Series.  He will be speaking from his new book, forthcoming from UNC Press in the fall of 2020 as "Lula's Politics of Cunning: From Trade Unionism to the Brazilian Presidency... read more »

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Wednesday, April 10, 2019 - 11:30am to 1:00pm

Sofian Merabet, from the University of Texas at Austin, will be our guest speaker for the colloquium.  Lunch will be served. read more »

Felicity Turner
Wednesday, February 13, 2019 - 11:30am to 1:00pm

An Assistant Professor of History at Georgia Southern University since 2013, Felicity Turner received her PhD in history from Duke University in 2010. Her research has been supported by postdoctoral fellowships from the Maurer School of Law, Indiana University, Bloomington; the University of... read more »

Ari Kelman
Wednesday, January 9, 2019 - 11:30am

Ari Kelman, from UC Davis, will be the guest speaker for the History Department Colloquium. Lunch will be provided. read more »

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Wednesday, October 10, 2018 - 11:30am to 1:00pm

Anne Rubenstein, from York University, will be the guest speaker for the History Department Colloquium. Lunch will be provided. read more »

History Colloquium - Matthew Smith
Wednesday, September 12, 2018 - 11:30am to 1:00pm

Our presenter will be Matthew Smith, Chair of the Department of History and Archaeology at the University of the West Indies-Mona, and author of two major books on Caribbean history, Red and Black in Haiti: Radicalism, Conflict and Political Change, 1934-1957 (University of North Carolina... read more »

Monday, April 9, 2018 - 3:30pm to 5:00pm

Andrés Reséndez is a historian and author specializing in colonial Latin America, borderlands, and the Iberian world. A native of Mexico City, he studied international relations, briefly went into politics, and served as a consultant for historical soap operas before receiving a Ph.D. in history.... read more »