2012-2013 Newberry Seminar in Early American History and Culture

2012-2013 Seminars

Thursday, September 27, 2012
Early American History and Culture Seminar
“Native Tongues: Threatening Speech and Language Exchange in the Borderlands of the Colonial Northeast”Katherine Grandjean, Wellesley College
Thursday, November 15, 2012
Early American History and Culture Seminar
“Freedom Entrepreneurs and Family Groups: Settlement Patterns among free African-American Pioneers on the Antebellum Midwestern Frontier”Anna-Lisa Cox, Independent Scholar
Thursday, February 7, 2013
Early American History and Culture Seminar
“ ‘Borders Thick and Foggy’: The 1837 Upper Canada Rebellion and Emerging American Nationhood”Karen Marrero, Independent Scholar
Thursday, March 14, 2013
Early American History and Culture Seminar
“Agents of the American Revolutions: South American Rebels in the United States, 1810-1830”Caitlin Fitz, Northwestern University