Calendar

E.g., 01/31/2015
E.g., 01/31/2015
Friday, February 6, 2015
Seminar in British History
Dana Rabin, The University of Illinois

3-5 pm

Dana Rabin, University of Illinois
“The Rights of Man and the Mutinies of 1797”

Saturday, February 7, 2015
Urban History Dissertation Group
Sam Kling, Northwestern University and Emilio de Antuñano, University of Chicago

2:30-4:30pm

“Stitching Together a Metropolis: The Constituting Landscape in Sylvester Baxter’s Boston”
Sam Kling, Northwestern University

Friday, February 13, 2015
Labor History Seminar
Tobias Higbie, University of California, Los Angeles

3pm-5pm

“The Networked Labor Movement”
Tobias Higbie, University of California at Los Angeles
Respondents: James Barrett, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign; James Schmidt, Northern Illinois University

Friday, February 20, 2015
Women and Gender Seminar
Feminism, Sexuality, and the Media

3-5 pm

Tamara Chaplin, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, “Lesbian Utopias: Toulouse [France]’s Bagdam Cafe and Its Uses of Media, 1976-2009.”
Elizabeth Fraterrigo, Loyola University Chicago, “Televising the Feminine Mystique: Betty Friedan’s Appraisal of Television, Female Audiences, and the Feminist Series That Never Aired.”
Commentator: Suzanne Kaufmann, Loyola...

Thursday, February 26, 2015
American Literature Seminar
Sean McCann, Wesleyan University

5pm - 7pm

“A Theatre and a Battleground: Professions of Childhood in New York of the 1940s”
Sean McCann, Wesleyan University

Friday, February 27, 2015
Borderlands and Latino/a Studies Seminar
Jennifer Garcia Peacock, University of Michigan; David Reid, Rutgers University

3 pm - 5 pm

“Growing La Causa: The Representation of Grapes and Grape Workers in The March from Delano to Sacramento (1966)”
Jennifer Garcia Peacock, University of Michigan
“Defining the Delta: Salt, the State, and the Cold War in the Colorado River Borderlands”
David Reid, Rutgers University
Respondents: Benjamin Johnson, Loyola University Chicago; Diane Miliotes, The Art...