03/23/2019 - 03/24/2019
Northeastern University’s 11th Annual History Graduate Conference “(Re)Writing Global Histories: Movement, Memory, and Materiality” will address a wide variety of themes within world history and public history, looking specifically at how histories of various ideas, materials, and people have been (re)written throughout human history. The conference will be held on March 23 and 24, 2018…
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The Humanities Center Fellows, including Doctoral candidate in History, Bridget Keown, will present their works on the theme of “Cultures of Ability”. More information to come.
Name: David DeCamp Department: History Dissertation Title: The Elephant in the Room: Empire Animals, and Visual Culture in Interwar London Date and Time: Friday, November 30, 2018, 10:00am-12:00pm Location: 206 Meserve Hall
Name: Olivier J.-F. Schouteden Department: History Dissertation Title: Impossible Indochina: Obstacles, Issues and Failures of French Colonial Exploration in Southeast Asia, 1862-1914 Date and time: 30 November 2018, 12pm – 2pm Location: 206 Meserve Hall, Northeastern University
Assistant Professor of History Cameron Blevins will be taking part in CSSH’s Faculty Works-in-Progress Colloquium on November 1st. His talk is entitled “Beyond Bureaucracy, More than Coercion: Rethinking State Power in U.S. History”
Philip Thai, Assistant Professor of History, Northeastern University will be presenting book talk on trans-Asian encounters and China’s war on smuggling. Lunch will be provided so RSVP is encouraged. China’s War on Smuggling: Philip Thai Book Talk
Philip Thai, Assistant Professor of History, Northeastern University will be presenting book talk on trans-Asian encounters and China’s war on smuggling. Chair: Professor Arunabh Ghosh, Assistant Professor of History, Harvard University
Save the date! The 2018 Annual History Honors Reception and Phi Alpha Theta Induction Ceremony will be held on Wednesday, May 2nd from 10 AM – 11:30 AM at the Fenway Center. For more information please contact Kirsten Bilas at firstname.lastname@example.org .
Akin Sefer, a doctoral candidate in history, will be presenting his final dissertation defense on Thursday April 26, 2018. The defense will take place at 10:00 AM and will be held at 206 Meserve Hall. His dissertation is entitled “The Arsenal of Ottoman Modernity: Workers, Industry, and the State in Late Ottoman Istanbul” Free and open…
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Please join us for a memorial service for Professor Gerry Herman who passed away last December. Service will be on Tuesday April 3rd from 12:00 PM – 2:00 PM at the Fenway Center located at Northeastern University.