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Newberry Seminar in British History

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S.W. Fores, The Rival Richards. 1817. Case W778 .186 English Caricatures NL #12918.

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 - 5 pm at the Newberry, 60 W. Walton Street, Chicago. 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 department at Northwestern University, the Nicholson Center for British Studies at the University of Chicago, and the Irish Studies program at DePaul University.

Deborah Cohen, Northwestern University, and Fredrik Jonsson, University of Chicago, are the coordinators for the 2017-2018 seminar.

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