2003-2004 Newberry Seminar in Early American History and Culture

2003-2004 Seminars

Thursday, September 25, 2003
Early American History Seminar: Alfred Young, Newberry Library

“Liberty Tree: Made in America?”
Alfred Young, Newberry Library

Thursday, October 23, 2003
Early American History Seminar: Michael Gaudio, University of Minnesota

“Savage Marks: Engraving, Empire, and Thomas Harriot’s Briefe and True Report”
Michael Gaudio, University of Minnesota

Thursday, November 20, 2003
Early American History Seminar: Michelle LeMaster, Eastern Illinois University

“Guns and Garters: Trade and the Stability of Native Gender Relations”
Michelle LeMaster, Eastern Illinois University

Thursday, January 29, 2004
Early American History Seminar: Christopher Rogers, Northwestern University

“The Church in the Wilderness: Popular Religion and the American Revolution”
Christopher Rogers, Northwestern University

Thursday, February 26, 2004
Early American History Seminar: Kerry Dean Carso, James Madison University

“Narratives and Nationalism: A Cultural and Architectural History of Thomas Jefferson’s Garden Follies”
Kerry Dean Carso, James Madison University

Thursday, March 18, 2004
Early American History Seminar: Carolyn Eastman, University of Texas at Austin

“The Female Cicero: Young Women’s Oratory and Gendered Public Participation in the American 1790s”
Carolyn Eastman, University of Texas at Austin

Thursday, May 27, 2004
Early American History Seminar: Gregory Nobles, Georgia Institute of Technology

“Common People, Common Knowledge: The Folkbiology of Birds in Audubon’s America”
Gregory Nobles, Georgia Institute of Technology