Upcoming Events

Thursday, September 14, 2017

War Unmakes the State? Austria-Hungary's Internal Wars, 1914-1918

Lecture: Other Events of Interest | September 14 | 5-6:30 p.m. | 201 Moses Hall

Monday, September 18, 2017

Fake News and Information Leaks: Constructing Documentary Authority in Late Imperial China

Colloquium: Events Featuring History Faculty | September 18 | 4-6 p.m. | 180 Doe Library

Wednesday, September 20, 2017

Thursday, September 21, 2017

Friday, September 22, 2017

Maps and More: Hamilton, in Maps

Tour/Open House: Events Featuring History Students | September 22 | 11 a.m.-12 p.m. | 50 McCone Hall

Monday, September 25, 2017

Living Stories: Oral History Interviewing and Research

Lecture | September 25 | 1-3 p.m. | Stephens Hall, 220 (Geballe Room)

Wednesday, September 27, 2017

Pleasing Everyone: Mass Entertainment in Renaissance London and Golden-Age Hollywood: Townsend Book Chat with Jeffrey Knapp

Lecture: Other Events of Interest | September 27 | 12-1 p.m. | Stephens Hall, Geballe Room, 220 Stephens Hall

Modern Myanmar History and the Crisis of Community, 1948-2017

Lecture: Other Events of Interest | September 27 | 4-5:30 p.m. | 180 Doe Library

Thursday, September 28, 2017

Liberalism, War, And The Invention Of National Security

Lecture: Other Events of Interest | September 28 | 5-6:30 p.m. | 223 Moses Hall

Samira Sheikh | Aurangzeb: A Gujarati Badshah?

Lecture: History-Sponsored Events: Events Featuring History Faculty | September 28 | 5-7 p.m. | Stephens Hall, 10 (ISAS Conf. Room)

Wednesday, October 4, 2017

Violent Passions: Polygamy and Power in Early America

Lecture: History-Sponsored Events | October 4 | 4-6 p.m. | 3335 Dwinelle Hall

Friday, October 6, 2017

100 Years Later: The Russian Revolution and its Consequences

Workshop: History-Sponsored Events | October 6 | 1:15-4 p.m. | 270 Stephens Hall

The Russian Revolution Under European Eyes

Lecture: History-Sponsored Events: Events Featuring History Faculty | October 6 | 4:30-6 p.m. | 3335 Dwinelle Hall

Saturday, October 7, 2017

100 Years Later: The Russian Revolution and its Consequences

Workshop: History-Sponsored Events | October 7 | 9:30 a.m.-5:15 p.m. | 270 Stephens Hall

Tuesday, October 10, 2017

White Supremacy, Gender, and Speech in the wake of Charlottesville

Panel Discussion: Other Events of Interest | October 10 | 4-6 p.m. | Boalt Hall, School of Law, Room 140

A New Past: Hidden Narratives of the Vietnam War from the North Vietnamese

Lecture: Other Events of Interest | October 10 | 4-5:30 p.m. | 180 Doe Library

Monday, October 16, 2017

New Research in Oral History: Vic Geraci: Making Slow Food Fast in California Cuisine

Lecture: Other Events of Interest | October 16 | 12-1:15 p.m. | Bancroft Library, 267 -- Oral History Center Conference Room

Tuesday, October 17, 2017

HTNM: Between the Digital and the Political:: New Ecologies of Mind: Between the Digital and the Political

Panel Discussion: Other Events of Interest | October 17 | 1-5 p.m. | Sutardja Dai Hall, 310, Banatao Auditorium

Wednesday, October 18, 2017

Spectacular Disappearances: Celebrity and Privacy, 1696-1801: Townsend Book Chat with Julia Fawcett

Lecture: Other Events of Interest | October 18 | 12-1 p.m. | Stephens Hall, Geballe Room, 220 Stephens Hall

Thursday, October 19, 2017

Foucault's Enlightenment: Islamic Revolution and the Perils of Universal History

Lecture: Other Events of Interest | October 19 | 5-7 p.m. | 3335 Dwinelle Hall

Wednesday, October 25, 2017

The Rhetoric of Hiddenness in Traditional Chinese Culture: Townsend Book Chat with Paula Varsano

Lecture: Events Featuring History Faculty | October 25 | 12-1 p.m. | Stephens Hall, Geballe Room, 220 Stephens Hall

Who Owns the Founding?: Race, Gender and Immigration in Hamilton

Panel Discussion: Events Featuring History Faculty | October 25 | 4-5:30 p.m. | Sutardja Dai Hall, Banatao Auditorium

Why Study the Russian Revolution?

Lecture: Other Events of Interest | October 25 | 6-7:30 p.m. | 370 Dwinelle Hall

Thursday, October 26, 2017

Constructed Ethnicities in Ancient Italy

Lecture: Events Featuring History Faculty | October 26 | 6-9 p.m. |  Alumni House

Monday, October 30, 2017

Food, Water, and Labor in Central Valley: Farmworkers and the Westlands

Seminar: Other Events of Interest | October 30 | 12-1:15 p.m. | Morgan Hall, Lounge

Seminar 211, Economic History: A Consumption-Based View of the Standard of Living in the Dutch Republic

Seminar: Events Featuring History Faculty | October 30 | 2-3:30 p.m. | 597 Evans Hall

Wednesday, November 1, 2017

Ornit Shani | How India Became Democratic: Citizenship and the Making of the Universal Franchise

Panel Discussion: History-Sponsored Events: Events Featuring History Faculty | November 1 | 4-6 p.m. | 3335 Dwinelle Hall

Panel Discussion of David Hollinger's "Protestants Abroad: How Missionaries Tried to Change the World but Changed America"

Panel Discussion: History-Sponsored Events: Events Featuring History Faculty | November 1 | 5-7 p.m. | 370 Dwinelle Hall

Thursday, November 2, 2017

Technopolitics and Empire: New Directions in Science Studies

Workshop | November 2 | 9:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m. | 470 Stephens Hall

Genealogies of Syrian Ba‘thism: Michel ‘Aflaq and Modern Arab Intellectual History

Lecture: Other Events of Interest | November 2 | 12:30-2 p.m. | 340 Stephens Hall

Friday, November 3, 2017

Air/Qi Connections: Notes from the History of Science and Medicine

Colloquium: Events Featuring History Faculty | November 3 | 4-6 p.m. | Faculty Club, Heyns Room

The Ambassador's Story: Henry Morgenthau, the Armenian Genocide, and the Problem of Humanitarian Intervention: The Gerald D. and Norma Feldman Annual Lecture

Lecture: History-Sponsored Events: Events Featuring History Faculty | November 3 | 4 p.m. |  Bancroft Hotel

Sunday, November 5, 2017

Monday, November 6, 2017

Tuesday, November 7, 2017

The Russian Revolution and Soviet Durability

Lecture: Other Events of Interest | November 7 | 4-5:30 p.m. | 223 Moses Hall

Writing the History of Archaic Greece: Pheidon and Telesilla

Seminar: Other Events of Interest | November 7 | 4-6 p.m. | 7205 Dwinelle Hall

Central American History and Identity: Past and Present: A Gathering for Teachers and Other Educators

Workshop: Events Featuring History Faculty | November 7 | 4-5:30 p.m. |  Available with registration

Wednesday, November 8, 2017

Hildebrand Scholars Colloquium

Colloquium: Events Featuring History Students | November 8 | 12-1:30 p.m. | 223 Moses Hall

Kashmiri Women in Resistance: Indian Occupation and Silenced Histories

Lecture: Other Events of Interest | November 8 | 4:30-6:15 p.m. | 132 Boalt Hall, School of Law

Thursday, November 9, 2017

Market Entanglements: Fortune and Risk in a Chinese Bubble

Colloquium: Events Featuring History Faculty | November 9 | 4-6 p.m. | 180 Doe Library

Mathematics Department Colloquium: The Global Histories of Mathematics

Colloquium: Other Events of Interest | November 9 | 4:10-5 p.m. | 60 Evans Hall

Monday, November 13, 2017

The 19th Party Congress and the Future of the Chinese Communist Party

Conference/Symposium: Other Events of Interest | November 13 | 8:45 a.m.-5:30 p.m. |  IEAS Fifth Floor Conference Room | Note change in time

Seminar 211, Economic History: Checks, Balances and Autocracy: Historical Evidence from China

Seminar: Other Events of Interest | November 13 | 2-4 p.m. | 597 Evans Hall

"Antifa: The History and Theory of Anti-Fascism”

Lecture: Other Events of Interest | November 13 | 5-7 p.m. | 3335 Dwinelle Hall

What is history?: the life and times of water hyacinth

Lecture: Other Events of Interest | November 13 | 5-6:30 p.m. | Doe Library, Morrison Reading Room

The Balfour Declaration and the World of Israel’s Founders

Lecture: Other Events of Interest | November 13 | 6-7:30 p.m. | Boalt Hall, School of Law, Warren Room, 295 Boalt

Tuesday, November 14, 2017

Wednesday, November 15, 2017

Women in the Red Army, 1941-1945

Lecture: Other Events of Interest | November 15 | 4-5:30 p.m. | 270 Stephens Hall

American Identity in the Age of Trump: Jefferson Memorial Lecture featuring George Packer

Lecture: Other Events of Interest | November 15 | 4:10 p.m. | International House, Chevron Auditorium

Thursday, November 16, 2017

Bancroft Library Roundtable: Native Claims Across Nations: Indigenous Land Ownership in Mexican and U.S. California, 1840-1860

Lecture: Events Featuring History Students | November 16 | 12-1 p.m. | Faculty Club, Lewis-Latimer Room

Benjamin Siegel | Hungry Nation: Food, Famine, and the Making of Modern India

Lecture: Other Events of Interest | November 16 | 3-4:30 p.m. | 223 Moses Hall

Friday, November 17, 2017

Lineage of Japanese Prose Fiction

Panel Discussion: Other Events of Interest | November 17 | 4 p.m. | 3335 Dwinelle Hall

Monday, November 20, 2017

They Came From Everywhere: The People of the Amur

Colloquium: Other Events of Interest | November 20 | 5 p.m. | 180 Doe Library

Monday, November 27, 2017

On the History of Religions and the Study of Islam

Lecture: Other Events of Interest | November 27 | 5-7 p.m. | Stephens Hall, Geballe Room 220

Tuesday, November 28, 2017

Thursday, November 30, 2017

Bodies of Knowledge: Race, Power, and Pedagogy

Colloquium: Other Events of Interest | November 30 | 4-5:30 p.m. | 691 Barrows Hall

State-Building And Political Development In US Foreign Policy

Lecture: Other Events of Interest | November 30 | 5-6:30 p.m. | Alumni House, Toll Room

States of Exception and Sudden Democracies in 20th Century Germany

Lecture: Other Events of Interest | November 30 | 5-6:30 p.m. | 201 Moses Hall

Monday, December 4, 2017

Euro-Atlantic Security from the Viewpoint of Central and Eastern Europe

Lecture: Other Events of Interest | December 4 | 4-5:30 p.m. | Stephens Hall, Geballe Room, 220

Wednesday, December 6, 2017

National Identity Narratives in Canadian and American Textbooks, 1850-2010: Fact or Fiction?

Colloquium: Other Events of Interest | December 6 | 12-1:30 p.m. | 223 Moses Hall

Trans-Regionalism and Economic Co-Dependency across the South China Sea

Lecture: Other Events of Interest | December 6 | 5-6:30 p.m. | 180 Doe Library

American Revolutionary: The Evolution of Grace Lee Boggs: December's Movie at Moffitt

Film - Documentary: Other Events of Interest | December 6 | 7-9 p.m. | 405 Moffitt Undergraduate Library

Thursday, December 7, 2017

How East and West Germans Made the Iron Curtain

Lecture: Other Events of Interest | December 7 | 12-1 p.m. | 201 Moses Hall

Saturday, December 9, 2017

Korean Fashion from the Joseon Dynasty to Today

Lecture: Other Events of Interest | December 9 | 2-3:30 p.m. | Asian Art Museum, Samsung Hall

Wednesday, January 31, 2018

Innocence and Violence: The Theology of a Gun Culture

Lecture: Other Events of Interest | January 31 | 5-7 p.m. | 3335 Dwinelle Hall

Thursday, February 8, 2018

The Strange Career of William Ellis: The Texas Slave Who Became a Mexican Millionaire

Lecture: History-Sponsored Events | February 8 | 4-6 p.m. | 3335 Dwinelle Hall

Thursday, March 1, 2018

Addressing Gendered and Sexualized Violence in Conflict

Colloquium: Other Events of Interest | March 1 | 4-5:30 p.m. | 691 Barrows Hall

Tuesday, April 17, 2018

A White Stone for Belfast: One Take on Religious Politics

Lecture: Other Events of Interest | April 17 | 5-7 p.m. | 3335 Dwinelle Hall

Wednesday, May 2, 2018

History 101 Circus: Undergraduate Research Showcase

Colloquium: History-Sponsored Events: Events Featuring History Students | May 2 | 10 a.m.-4 p.m. | 3335 Dwinelle Hall

Thursday, May 3, 2018

Lecture by Prof. Anne Monius: Title TBD

Lecture: Other Events of Interest | May 3 | 5-7 p.m. | Stephens Hall, 10 (ISAS Conf. Room)