2003-2004 Newberry Seminar in Early American History and Culture

2003-2004 Seminars

Thursday, September 25, 2003
“Liberty Tree: Made in America?”Alfred Young, Newberry Library
Thursday, October 23, 2003
“Savage Marks: Engraving, Empire, and Thomas Harriot’s Briefe and True Report”Michael Gaudio, University of Minnesota
Thursday, November 20, 2003
“Guns and Garters: Trade and the Stability of Native Gender Relations”Michelle LeMaster, Eastern Illinois University
Thursday, January 29, 2004
“The Church in the Wilderness: Popular Religion and the American Revolution” Christopher Rogers, Northwestern University
Thursday, February 26, 2004
“Narratives and Nationalism: A Cultural and Architectural History of Thomas Jefferson’s Garden Follies”Kerry Dean Carso, James Madison University
Thursday, March 18, 2004
“The Female Cicero: Young Women’s Oratory and Gendered Public Participation in the American 1790s” Carolyn Eastman, University of Texas at Austin
Thursday, May 27, 2004
“Common People, Common Knowledge: The Folkbiology of Birds in Audubon’s America” Gregory Nobles, Georgia Institute of Technology