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The 2018-2019 academic year represents the 43nd year in which the Workshop serves as a regular part of the History Department life. The History Workshop meets in 203 Munroe Hall at 12:15 pm on Tuesdays. Presentations begin at 12:30 pm and are followed by discussion ending at 1:30 pm. Bring a lunch. All are welcome! For further information, please call (302) 831-2371.

Spring Semester 2019
​Feb. 19​Jaipreet Virdi, University of Delaware
Title: Objects of Disability
​Feb. 26Geoff Bil, Andrew W. Mellon Fellow, New York Botanical Garden
Title: Fields of Empire: Science and Ethnoscience in Twentieth-Century Southeast Asia
​March 12Jacqueline Antonovich, Muhlenberg College
Title: “The Age of the Knife and Pistol”: Women Physicians and Reproductive Surveillance in the American West
​March 19N.D.B. Connolly, John Hopkins University
Title: Four Daughters: An America Story
​March 26Robyn Spencer, Lehman College, City University of New York
Title: To Build the World Anew: Black Liberation Politics and the Movement Against the Vietnam War
April 9Charlotte Carrington-Farmer, Roger Williams University
Title: The Rise and Fall of the Narragansett Pacer: Merging Academic Research with Public History
​April 16Elizabeth Higginbotham, University of Delaware
Title: Understanding My Father's Work: Ingredients for a Legacy of Social Justice
​April 23​Various Presenters, University of Delaware
Title: An Opportunity Deserved: A 30-Second Research Pitch Competition
​April 30Carrie Glenn, University of Delaware
Title: The 1802 Fire at Cap-Français and Women's Market Participation on the Eve of Haitian Independence
​May 7Marcia Chatelain, Georgetown​ University
Title: But You Don't Have an Archive
Fall Semester 2018

​Sept. 11Sharon Block, University of California, Irvine
Title: “Radical Pedagogies in the History Classroom and Beyond”
​Sept. 18Zara Anishanslin, University of Delaware
Title: Making History Material/Making Material History: A Dialogue about Craft, Discipline, and Career
​Oct. 2Theresa McCulla, National Museum of American History
Title: “A Historian Walks Into a Bar: Building a Brewing History Collection at the Smithsonian”
​Oct. 9James Grossman, Exec. Director American Historical Association
Title: “Career Diversity for Historians”
​Oct. 23Margaret Powell, Curatorial Assist. of Decorative Arts & Design, Carnegie Museum of Art
Title: “Public History, Museums, Local History”
​Nov. 13Justene Hill Edwards, University of Virginia
Title: The Slaves' Economy in Capitalist Perspective
​Nov. 27Rachael Beyer, University of Delaware
Title: “When I Was Your Age: Using Oral Histories to Learn About Childhoods and Youth”

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  • Department of History
  • 46 W. Delaware Avenue
  • Newark, DE 19716, USA
  • University of Delaware
  • Phone: 302-831-2371