2004-2005 Newberry Seminar in Early American History and Culture

2004-2005 Seminars

Thursday, September 30, 2004
“ ‘The Power of Feeling’ in Common Sense: the Pennsylvania Context of Thomas Paine’s Egalitarian Emotional Rhetoric”Nicole Eustace, New York University
Thursday, November 18, 2004
“ ‘Cheats and Rogueries’ in Eighteenth-Century New York City” Serena Zabin, Carleton College
Thursday, December 16, 2004
“A ‘Reciprocally Beneficial’ Trade: Economic Exchange on the Lower Missouri River Valley Frontier”Rebekah M. Mergenthal, University of Chicago
Thursday, February 24, 2005
“The Cultural Work of Salem Witchcraft”Gretchen A. Adams, Texas Tech University
Thursday, March 17, 2005
“Sensing the Sacred” Louis P. Nelson, University of Virginia
Thursday, April 21, 2005
“Tyranny and Sympathy: Trans-Atlantic Family Correspondence in the Age of Revolution”Sarah Pearsall, Andrews University, Scotland
Thursday, May 19, 2005
“ ‘A Murmuring Underneath’: Revolts, Rumors of Revolt, and the Road to the Constitution”Woody Holton, Richmond University