2009-2010 Newberry Seminar in Early American History and Culture

2009-2010 Seminars

Wednesday, September 9, 2009
“Revolt: More Family Troubles in the House Divided” Julia Stern, Northwestern University
Wednesday, October 21, 2009
“ ‘Mine-Host of Ma-re Mount’ and his ‘Land of Milk and Honey’: A Reappraisal of Thomas Morton and his World” Charlotte Carrington, University of Cambridge 
Wednesday, November 18, 2009
“Lying Together: The Imperial Implications of Cross-Cultural Untruths”Joshua Piker, University of Oklahoma* This seminar is co-sponsored by the D’Arcy McNickle Center for American Indian and Indigenous Studies
Wednesday, January 20, 2010
“Politics and the American Revolution in the 2008 Presidential Campaign” Andrew Schocket, Bowling Green State University
Wednesday, February 17, 2010
“An Exhortation Among Friends: The Problem of Slavery in Early Quaker Pennsylvania” Michael Goode, University of Illinois at Chicago
Wednesday, March 17, 2010
“The Spectacle of Maps in America, 1750 - 1840” Martin Brückner, University of Delaware