History seminars at the IHR

North American history

Convenors: Dr Uta Balbier (KCL), Prof Jonathan Bell (UCL), Dr Joanna Cohen (QMUL), Dr Patrick Doyle (RHUL), Dr Max Edling (KCL), Dr Alex Goodall (UCL), Dr Erik Mathisen (QMUL), Dr Daniel Matlin (KCL), 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)

For enquiries relating to this seminar please contact Alex Goodall: alex.goodall@ucl.ac.uk

Venue: Room 1.05, Institute of the Americas, 51 Gordon Square, London, WC1H 0PN

Time: Thursday, 5.30pm

Spring Term 2016
DateSeminar details
21 January Henry Watterson, White Manhood, and the Construction of the New South

Stephen Robinson (York St. John)


4 February It Sends Its Bloodhounds Everywhere: The Evolution of the CIA's Lethal Drone Program

Christopher Fuller (Southampton)


18 February Syndicates, Chains, and the Nationalizing of U.S. Newspapers, 1880-1930

Julia Guarneri (Cambridge)


3 March You Are Come Here This Day: Revolutionary Ephemera and the Intellectual Life of the Inarticulate, 1765-1775

Angel Luke O’Donnell (KCL)


Summer Term 2016
DateSeminar details
5 May Title tbc

Margaret Jacobs (Pitt Professor of American History and Institutions, University of Cambridge)


16 June Postgraduate Seminar