North American History

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

Time: Thursdays 17:30

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

Spring Term 2017
DateSeminar details
19 January
17:30
Destroyed? Millenarianism and the Battle against Integration in the United States
Zara Anishanslin (College of Staten Island, CUNY)
IHR North American History Room

2 February
17:30
Society under Steam: The Culture of the US Marine Empire, c.1870-1920
Alex Goodall (Univeristy College London)
IHR North American History Room

16 February
17:30
The British Empire and the Origins of the American Revolution
Andrew O’Shaughnessy (University of Virginia and the Thomas Jefferson Foundation at Monticello)
IHR North American History Room

2 March
17:30
Through the Looking Glass: Hawai‘i and the Problem of Race in Postwar American Culture
Sarah Miller-Davenport (University of Sheffield)
IHR North American History Room

16 March
17:30
The Fundamentalist Rejection of Christian Rock in the 1970s and 1980s
Randall Stephens (Northumbria University)
IHR North American History Room

Summer Term 2017
DateSeminar details
27 April
17:30
"Foreign Missions and Foreign Relations in 19th Century America."
Emily Conroy-Krutz (Michigan State University)
IHR North American History Room

8 June
17:30
Iwan Morgan Lecture
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