october 2021

18oct1:00 pm- 2:30 pm"Skiing on the Sacred: The San Francisco Peaks, Indigenous Rights, and the U.S. Ski Industry" Workshop by Jesse Ritner feat. Karl Jacoby

18oct4:00 pm- 5:30 pmVictoria Phillips on "From Martha Graham to Eleanor Lansing Dulles: Women, Power, and Intrigue in Cold-War Berlin"

18oct4:00 pm- 5:30 pmWWWL Dorothy O. Helly Works-in-Progress Lecture: Victoria Phillips on “From Martha Graham to Eleanor Lansing Dulles: Women, Power, and Intrigue in Cold-War Berlin”

18oct4:15 pm- 5:30 pmWendall Marsh:“Reading the Islamic Historiography of West Africa and the Decolonization of Knowledge”

19oct12:00 pm- 1:00 pmCollege of W&M: Private Profits and Public Affairs (Hannah Farber)

19oct1:00 pm- 2:30 pmBook Launch and Panel Discussion for “Soft-Power Internationalism: Competing for Cultural Influence in the 21st-Century Global Order”

19oct5:00 pm- 6:30 pmClimate and Society with Julie Sze and Samuel J. Roberts

november 2021

5nov12:00 pm- 1:30 pmTechnologies of Power: OPACITY | The Arts of War

16nov4:00 pm- 5:30 pmFeaturedCelebrating Recent Work by Mae M. Ngai

18nov6:30 pm- 8:00 pm"Pride" with George Chauncey, Tom Kalin, Kendall Thomas, and Alex Stapleton

19nov12:00 pm- 1:30 pmTechnologies of Power: TRACE

26nov5:00 pm- 6:15 pmOceanic and Maritime History Workshop with University of Cambridge (Grant Kleiser)

Mae Ngai. The Chinese Question: The Gold Rushes and Global Politics. 2021: W.W. Norton & Company.

Camille Robcis. Disalienation: Politics, Philosophy, and Radical Psychiatry in Postwar France. 2021: University of Chicago Press.

Frank Andre GuridyThe Sports Revolution: How Texas Changed the Culture of American Athletics. 2021: University of Texas Press.

Charly Coleman. The Spirit of French Capitalism: Economic Theology in the Age of Enlightenment2021: Stanford University Press.

Caterina Pizzigoni & Camilla TownsendIndigenous Life After the Conquest: The De la Cruz Family Papers of Colonial Mexico. 2021: Penn State University Press.

Manan Ahmed Asif. The Loss of Hindustan: The Invention of India2020: Harvard University Press.