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Past Seminars on British History

Past Seminars

Friday, April 27, 2018
Seminar in British History
Englishmen at Sea: Sailors, Merchants, and Empire 1580-1620
Friday, February 23, 2018
Seminar in British History
Alcohol in the Garden of Eden: The Cider Boom in England, 1650-1763
Friday, November 10, 2017
Seminar in British History
Dan LeMahieu, Lake Forest College
Friday, October 27, 2017
Seminar in British History
The Confessional State and the Fiscal-Military State in Early Modern Europe
Friday, April 28, 2017
Seminar in British History
Roads and Regulations at the Edge of the Empire Kyle Gardner, University of Chicago
Friday, February 10, 2017
Seminar in British History
Eradication and Improvement: Vermin Control in the Early Modern Parish Will Cavert, University of St. Thomas
Friday, November 18, 2016
Seminar in British History
Of Lives and Landscapes: Britain’s 1939 Generation and the Great War Emily Curtis Walter, Northwestern University
Friday, October 28, 2016
Seminar in British History
Catholics, Conformity and Conversion in Early Modern Scotland, 1560-1650 Ryan Burns, Northwestern University
Friday, May 27, 2016
Seminar in British History
“Celebrity Politics in Post-Revolutionary Britian” Brian Cowan, McGill University
Friday, May 13, 2016
Seminar in British History
“The Reason Why: The Crimean War and its Victorian Legacies” Lara Kriegel, University of Indiana
Friday, March 11, 2016
Seminar in British History
“Leaving a Legacy: A Georgian Case Study about Marital Status, Childlessness, and Genealogy” Amy Harris, Brigham Young University
Friday, February 5, 2016
Seminar in British History
“The Ethical Subject in the 1890s” Anna Clark, University of Minnesota
Friday, December 11, 2015
Seminar in British History
“A Prince, Print, and Privacy: the Public Discussion of the Health of George III” Steve Catania, Loyola University Chicago
Friday, October 16, 2015
Seminar in British History
Fleets of Fodder: The Orchestration of Improved British Husbandry in New South Wales and The Cape of Good Hope, 1770-1801” Maura Capps, University of Chicago
Friday, May 15, 2015
Seminar in British History
“T. R. Malthus in New Worlds: Circulation of the ‘Essay on the Principle of Population’ in the Americas and the Pacific, 1803-1834” Joyce E. Chaplin, Harvard University
Friday, May 1, 2015
Seminar in British History
Peter Stansky, Stanford University “The Case of Edward Upward: Communism and Literature in Britain”
Friday, April 17, 2015
Seminar in British History
“Teaching London how to Drink: How the Excise Created London’s Favorite Beer” John Krenzke, Loyola University Chicago
Friday, March 13, 2015
Seminar in British History
“Terra Firma: The Disappearance of the Royal George and the Solid Grounds of the South Sea Company” Farid Azfar, Swarthmore College
Friday, February 6, 2015
Seminar in British History
Dana Rabin, University of Illinois “The Rights of Man and the Mutinies of 1797”
Friday, December 5, 2014
Seminar in British History
Peter Strickland, The University of Illinois at Chicago “Bodies of Anxious Earnest Men Banded Together”: Popularization of Unionism and the Unionist Clubs of Ireland, 1893-1912”
Friday, October 17, 2014
Seminar in British History
Zak Leonard, University of Chicago “Beyond the Census: Colonial Ethnography on India’s North-West Frontier”
Friday, May 9, 2014
Seminar in British History
“The Prince of Tricksters: Cultures of Confidence in Interwar Britain”
Friday, April 4, 2014
Seminar in British History
“Sites of Political Modernity: Vernacular Publics and the Cultivation of Political Life in late Colonial India”
Friday, April 4, 2014
John Krenzke, Loyola University Chicago
Friday, February 21, 2014
Seminar in British History
“ ‘I wish I could see you as often as I could see your letter’: Epistolary Culture and Nonelite Family Life in the Raj 1860-1900”
Friday, December 6, 2013
Seminar in British History
“The Truth about Hearts and Minds: Psychology in the Postwar British Empire”
Friday, November 1, 2013
Seminar in British History
“From India to Africa: The Reform and Legitimization of British Camps, 1901-1903”