Historical Studies Speaker Series: Critical History Today
Monday, February 10, 2020 at 6:00 pm → more dates through April 6, 2020
Monday, March 9, 2020 at 6:00 pm
Monday, April 6, 2020 at 6:00 pm
Room G529, 80 Fifth Avenue 80 Fifth Avenue, New York, NY 10011
The Historical Studies department is lauching the second year of our lecture series, Critcal History Today. The themes of which build upon our shared commitment to developing modes of historical analysis that speak to the urgent concerns of the present and that promote rigorous engagement between history and other branches of the humanities and social sciences. Over the coming years, we plan to invite working historians from across the discipline to reflect on their approaches to writing Critical History Today.
Our series features some of the most innovative voices in historiography today.
Series line up below:
November 11th: Earth Hunger: Global Integration and the Need for Strangers w/ Jeremy Adelman - Henry Charles Lea Professor of History at Princeton University.
February 10th, 2020: Self-Devouring Growth: A Planetary Parable w/ Julie Livingston - Silver Professor of History and Social and Cultural Analysis at New York University
March 9th, 2020: The Code: Silicon Valley and the Remaking of America w/ Margaret O'Mara - Howard & Frances Keller Professor of History at the University of Washington
April 6th, 2020: After History: Colonialism and Hindustan, 1615-1947 w/ Manan Ahmed - Associate History Professor at Columbia University
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