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History Workshop Schedule

The Workshop meets in 203 Munroe Hall at 12:15 pm on Tuesdays. Presentations begin at 12:30 pm and are followed by discussion ending at 1:45 pm sharp. Bring a lunch. All are welcome! For further information, please call (302) 831-2371.

Spring Semester 2008

February 19 John Hurt and Steven Sidebotham, University of Delaware, Odyssey of a Bombardier: the POW Log of Richard Mason
February 26 Pieter Judson, Swarthmore College, Did Nationalism Matter? Battles for the Borderlands of East Central Europe, 1880-1945
March 4 Rita Krueger, Temple University, Performing Sovereignty: Maria Theresa as King and Empress
March 11 Donald Kraybill, Elizabethtown College, From the Buggy to the Byte: How the Amish Tame Technology
March 18 Michelle Scott, University of Maryland, Baltimore County, Uncovering Blues Women’s Lives: The Origins of an “Empress”
March 25 Mary Ryan, Johns Hopkins University, Democracy Rising: The Monuments of Baltimore, 1809-1842
April 1 Spring Break, no Workshop
April 8 Todd Shepard,  Temple University, A Great Muslim Nation: France and Algeria, 1955/1958
April 15 Michael Les Benedict, Ohio State University, 'The Favoured Hour':  The Constitutional Politics of Civil and Political Rights after the Civil War
April 22 Jonathan Rose, Drew University, Winston Churchill and the Literary History of Politics                                                
April 29 Amani Marshall, University of Delaware, Performing Freedom: Enlaved Women Runaways in Antebellum South Carolina

Archive of past History Workshops