Seminar sessions are held on Fridays from 3 PM – 5 PM at the Newberry, 60 West Walton Street, Chicago, Illinois.
The Newberry Seminar in British History brings scholars and students from Chicagoland institutions together to discuss their ongoing research in a workshop format. It is open to graduate students, independent scholars, and faculty at any stage of their careers. Seminar sessions are held on Fridays from 3 PM - 5 PM at the Newberry, 60 West Walton Street, Chicago, Illinois. Please consult the bulletin board in the lobby on the day of the seminar for the room location.
The seminar is co-sponsored by the History Departments at Northwestern University and the University of Illinois at Chicago, the Nicholson Center for British Studies at the University of Chicago, and the Irish Studies program at DePaul University.
To attend, please read our Registration Information.
“ ‘I wish I could see you as often as I could see your letter’: Epistolary Culture and Nonelite Family Life in the Raj 1860-1900”
“Sites of Political Modernity: Vernacular Publics and the Cultivation of Political Life in late Colonial India”
“The Prince of Tricksters: Cultures of Confidence in Interwar Britain”