North American History

Venue: North American History Room, 2nd Floor, IHR, North Block, Senate House

Time: Thursdays 17:30

Convenors: Uta Balbier (KCL), Jonathan Bell (UCL),  Patrick Doyle (RHUL), Joanna Cohen (QMUL), Max Edling (KCL), Daniel Matlin (KCL), Erik Mathisen (QMUL), Angel-Luke O'Donnel (KCL), Iwan Morgan (UCL), Kendrick Oliver (Southampton), Daniel Peart (QMUL), David Sim (UCL), Joshua Simon (KCL), Adam Smith (UCL), Nick Witham (UCL)

Spring Term 2018
DateSeminar details
11 January
17:30
Southern Nation: Congress and White Supremacy after Reconstruction
Ira Katznelson (Columbia University)
IHR North American History Room

25 January
17:30
We Came Here To Take The Bastille': The Watergate Babies, Congress, and the Democratic Party, 1974-1992
Patrick Andelic (Northumbria University)
IHR North American History Room

8 February
17:30
Coincidence and Empire: The United States and the Pacific
Elliott West (University of Arkansas)
IHR North American History Room

22 February
17:30
Discovering African Americans' Civil Cases: The Untold Story of Civil Cases Between Black and White Southerners
Melissa Milewski (University of Sussex)
IHR North American History Room

8 March
17:30
Slavery and Unfreedom in the Desert South
Kevin Waite (Durham University)
IHR North American History Room

Summer Term 2018
DateSeminar details
10 May
17:30
Race, Reconstruction, and the Invention of the 'Superstitious Negro'
David Cox (University of Southampton)
IHR North American History Room

24 May
17:30
Walter Lippmann and American Democracy
Tom Arnold-Forster (University of Cambridge)
IHR North American History Room

7 June
17:30
Iwan Morgan Lecture
IHR North American History Room