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MORRISSEY COLLEGE OF ARTS AND SCIENCES

History Workshops, 2016-2017

history department

The department's History Workshops consist of presentations of work in progress by current doctoral candidates, Boston College Faculty, and outside historians. It provides BC graduate students with the opportunity to present their doctoral research in a public forum and it also gives them the opportunity to see working historians at work.  Unless otherwise indicated, workshops will meet at 3 pm on Fridays in the department's large conference room.

September
October
November
December
January
February
March
April
May

 

September

Friday, September 16th
Craig Wilder, MIT
“War & Priests: Catholic Colleges and Slavery in the Age of Revolution”

 

October

Friday, October 21st, 4 pm
Mae Ngai, Columbia
“Migration History as Global History”

A lecture in the series “Where is History Now?”

 

November

Friday, November 18th
Robin Fleming, Boston College
"Vanishing Plants, Animals, and Places: Britain's Transformation from Roman to Medieval"

 

December

 

 

January

 

 

February

Friday, February 10th
Arianne Chernock, BU
"The History of Monarchy Meets the History of Feminism: Rethinking Royal History in 19th Century Britain"

 

March

Friday, March 17th
Alexandra Walsham, Cambridge

A lecture in the occasional series "Where is History Now?"

 

April

Friday, April 21st
Ilham Khuri-Makdisi, Northeastern

 

May

 

Sponsored by the Graduate School of Arts & Sciences Alumni
Contributions to the Boston College Annual Fund