Calendar

E.g., 01/26/2015
E.g., 01/26/2015
Thursday, January 29, 2015
American Literature Seminar
Jesús Costantino, University of Notre Dame

5-7 pm

“The Squared City”
Jesús Costantino, University of Notre Dame

Thursday, January 29, 2015
American Political Thought Seminar
Susan Gaunt Stearns, Northwestern University

4-5:30 pm

“Federalism on the Frontier: Secession and Loyalty on the Trans-Appalachian West”
Susan Gaunt Stearns, Northwestern University

Friday, January 30, 2015
Labor History Seminar
Jeffrey Johnson, Providence College

3pm-5pm

“This Dastardly Act’: San Francisco’s 1916 Preparedness Day Bombing”
Jeffrey Johnson, Providence College
Respondents: Peter Cole, Western Illinois University; Kevin Boyle, Northwestern University

Friday, February 6, 2015
Seminar in British History
Dana Rabin, The University of Illinois

3-5 pm

Dana Rabin, University of Illinois
“The Rights of Man and the Mutinies of 1797”

Saturday, February 7, 2015
Urban History Dissertation Group
Sam Kling, Northwestern University and Emilio de Antuñano, University of Chicago

2:30-4:30pm

“Stitching Together a Metropolis: The Constituting Landscape in Sylvester Baxter’s Boston”
Sam Kling, Northwestern University

Friday, February 13, 2015
Labor History Seminar
Tobias Higbie, University of California, Los Angeles

3pm-5pm

“The Networked Labor Movement”
Tobias Higbie, University of California at Los Angeles
Respondents: James Barrett, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign; James Schmidt, Northern Illinois University

Friday, February 20, 2015
Women and Gender Seminar
Feminism, Sexuality, and the Media

3-5 pm

Tamara Chaplin, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, “Lesbian Utopias: Toulouse [France]’s Bagdam Cafe and Its Uses of Media, 1976-2009.”
Elizabeth Fraterrigo, Loyola University Chicago, “Televising the Feminine Mystique: Betty Friedan’s Appraisal of Television, Female Audiences, and the Feminist Series That Never Aired.”
Commentator: Suzanne Kaufmann, Loyola...