Hallett in Showtime

Hilary Hallett has been hired as a historical consultant for a Showtime series in development about actress and inventor Hedy Lamarr. 


Piccato in the New York Times

Pablo A. Piccato, who specializes in Mexican history, is quoted in a New York Times article about a Día de los Muertos Barbie doll.


Foner in NYT

Eric Foner shared thoughts about what it might take to fulfill Reconstruction era ideals in a New York Times op-ed. 

september 2019

18sep4:00 pm- 6:00 pmA Roundtable Discussion of Guy Ortolano’s Thatcher’s Progress (with Susan Pedersen)

23sep6:00 pm- 7:00 pmFrank Guridy: Sports and Politics in a Time of Political Polarizaton

26sep6:00 pm- 8:00 pmNara B. Milanich: Paternity: The Elusive Quest for the Father

october 2019

9oct6:00 pm- 8:00 pmCamille Robcis: Disalienation: Politics, Philosophy, and Radical Psychiatry in France

21oct4:30 pm- 6:30 pmGlobal Think-in:The Code of Capital (with Adam Tooze)

november 2019

No Events

Martha Howell (co-editor with Peter Arnade and Anton van der Lem). Rereading Huizinga: Autumn of the Middle Ages, a Century Later. 2019: Amsterdam University Press.

Pamela Smith (ed.). Entangled Itineraries: Materials, Practices, and Knowledges across Eurasia. 2019: University of Pittsburgh Press.

Stephanie McCurry. Women’s War: Fighting and Surviving the American Civil War. 2019: Harvard University Press.

Adam Tooze. Crashed: How a Decade of Financial Crises Changed the World. 2018: Penguin Random House.

Ira Katznelson et al. Southern Nation: Congress and White Supremacy after Reconstruction. 2018: Princeton University Press.