october 2021

29oct3:30 pm- 5:00 pmNew Directions in African Diaspora Studies: Dr. Tiffany Florvil, "Black German Quotidian Intellectuals' Spatial Politics"

28oct1:00 pm- 2:30 pmReadings in the Khalidiyya: Ottoman Librarians and their Metadata (A. Tunç Şen)

28oct12:00 pm- 1:30 pmThe Global Biography Working Group: Greg Tomlin "Murrow’s Cold War"

27oct5:30 pm- 7:30 pmUC Berkeley Event: Sailakshmi Ramgopal "The Romans Who Do Business Here: Identity, Place, and Citizenship"

27oct4:00 pm- 5:30 pmMuslims in 18th Century Habsburg Cities: The Social Integration of an Unincorporated Population

27oct12:00 pm- 1:30 pmFeaturedWebsite Launch: Mapping Historical New York Dept. of History and Center for Spatial Research GSAPP

22oct12:00 pm- 1:30 pmHistory On-Line Presents: Professor Mark Kramer

21oct6:30 pm- 8:00 pmIRAAS: Stereo(TYPE) Poems

21oct5:00 pm- 6:30 pmQueer Mexican Migration to the United States, 1965-2000

19oct5:30 pm- 7:00 pmMaking Land Work for Good (with Manan Ahmed)

19oct5:30 pm- 7:00 pmThe State of the World Economy in the Age of COVID and Beyond: A Conversation Between Raghuram Rajan and Adam Tooze

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

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

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

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

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”

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


15oct9:00 am- 11:00 amA Cambridge-Columbia Workshop: Oceanic Histories (Paul Kreitman)

13oct5:30 pm- 6:30 pmGestures of Protest and Piety: Race, Politics, and Faith in the World of Sport (Frank Guridy)

13oct8:00 am- 10:00 am"Motherhood beyond Mothering: A Social and Political History of Uganda" with Rhiannon Stephens

7oct6:30 pm- 8:00 pmIRAAS: "In The Shadow of The Ivory Tower: How Universities Are Plundering Our Cities" with Davarian L. Baldwin and Mabel O. Wilson

7oct2:00 pm- 3:30 pmWorld in lockdown: The global crisis and its consequences (Adam Tooze)

4oct6:15 pm- 8:00 pmFeaturedCelebrating Recent Work by Camille Robcis: Disalienation

1oct11:00 am- 1:00 pmThe Politics of Memory with Professor Carol Gluck

september 2021

27sep6:00 pm- 7:34 pmCMS: Regional Studies, Transnationalism, and the Politics of Geographic Imaginaries (Nara Milanich)

24sep8:00 am- 9:30 amManan Ahmed, The Loss of Hindustan: Ambedkar University Delhi History Book Discussion Series

23sep1:00 pm- 2:30 pm2021 Cundill History Prize Shortlist Event - Eric Foner

23sep12:00 pm- 2:00 pmJapan, Parasitology, and Framing Developmental Ambitions (Paul Kreitman)

22sep1:00 pm- 2:00 pmAdam Tooze: Shutdown: how COVID-19 shook the world's economy

17sep1:30 pm- 3:00 pmUSCDornsife: LA History & Metro Studies Group with Frank Guridy

15sep6:30 pm- 8:00 pmIRAAS Conversations Lecture - Jennifer Morgan, with discussant Natasha Lightfoot

13sep11:00 am- 1:30 pmBook Club with Jeffrey Sachs: Eric Foner, The Second Founding

10sep12:00 pm- 1:30 pmTechnologies of Power: INTIMACY | The Intimacies of War

7sep7:00 pm- 8:00 pmAdam Tooze + David Wallace-Wells: Shutdown (The Strand Bookstore, Virtual Event)

2sep - 4All DayWomen’s History Network Annual Conference (Victoria Phillips, 3rd day)

august 2021

No Events

july 2021

No Events

june 2021

12jun1:00 pm- 2:30 pmWorkshop/Panel: Making, Knowing, Learning

7jun9:00 am- 10:10 amThe Chinese Question: Chinese Migration and Global Politics in the Nineteenth Century (Mae Ngai)

may 2021

20may12:00 pm- 1:30 pmMusic and Art in Renaissance Flanders: The Mechelen Choirbook in Context

19may1:00 pm- 2:30 pmAn Uyghur History of China and the World: The Tarikh-i Hamidi as a Colonial, Transcultural Text (moderated by Manan Ahmed)

14may1:00 pm- 2:30 pmCelebrating Recent Work by Reinhold Martin (with Weihong Bao, Mabel O. Wilson, Zeynep Çelik Alexander, and Lucia Allais

11may6:00 pm- 7:30 pmNavigating a Pandemic: Between the Social and the Medical

10may3:00 pm- 4:30 pm"The Spirit of French Capitalism" - A Roundtable Discussion with Charly Coleman

9may3:00 pm- 4:30 pmPLAGUE AND PREJUDICE with Simon Schama

4may4:00 pm- 6:00 pm“The New Status Quo: Essays on Poverty in the US & Beyond" with Premilla Nadasen

3may12:00 pm- 1:15 pmLondon Library Lit Fest: Simon Schama event

april 2021

29apr9:00 am- 11:00 amFrank Guridy: "Doing Sport History in the Digital Age: Problems & Possibilities Presented by the World of Youtube"

28apr7:30 pm- 8:30 pm"Urban Precarity and Indigenous Designs" with Maria John, Río Oxas, Merlin Chowkwanyun and Kavita Sivaramakrishnan

23aprAll DayWorking-Class New York Revisited: The Past And Future Of Struggles For Progressive Change (Premilla Nadasen and Eric Foner)

22apr4:00 pm- 5:30 pm"Waiting with Godot?" Pandemic Endings in Perspective

22apr4:00 pm- 5:30 pmWaiting with Godot?: Pandemic Endings in Perspective

21apr4:00 pm- 5:30 pmCelebrating Recent Work by Frank Guridy

21apr2:00 pm- 3:30 pmWe Have to Reimagine: Conversation About Anti-Asian Racism/Violence

21apr2:00 pm- 3:30 pmWe Have to Reimagine: Conversation About Anti-Asian Racism/Violence

20apr2:00 pm- 3:30 pmApocalypse Pending: Religion, Politics, and Social Media (Panel 4)

19apr7:00 pm- 9:00 pmLWB US presents: Beyond the Sand and Sea with Ty McCormick and Mae Ngai

19apr4:00 pm- 5:00 pmHow Texas Changed the Culture of American Athletics (Frank Guridy)

15apr5:30 pm- 7:00 pmBlack Lives in the Era of COVID-19: Pandemic Vulnerability to Vaccine (In)Equity

15apr12:00 pm- 1:00 pmDASER Experiments: Studio K.O.S. in Conversation with Dr. Samuel K. Roberts

14apr7:00 pm- 8:30 pmSegregated Houston: Black Life Beyond the Hedges (Frank Guridy)

9apr12:00 pm- 2:00 pmPolitical Convicts: Transnational Actors of the Risorgimento (Mark Mazower)

7apr4:00 pm- 6:00 pmHistories of the Present: Thesis Panel Event (Barnard Students)

6apr5:00 pm- 6:30 pmVictoria Phillips on Martha Graham's Cold War

march 2021

29mar5:30 pm- 6:30 pmAn Intellectual Geography of Hindustan (Manan Ahmed)

26mar7:30 pm- 8:30 pm#FortWorthReads Author Series: Frank Andre Guridy

26mar12:00 pm- 1:30 pmRoman Settlers in the Eastern Mediterranean: Comparing Delos and Phrygia (Sailakshmi Ramgopal)

25mar7:00 pm- 8:30 pmPablo Piccato Talk at Universidad de Guadalajara

25mar6:30 pm- 8:00 pmBook Talk: Memoirs of a Dalit Communist: The Many Worlds of R.B. More

24mar5:00 pm- 6:30 pm*Chasing Chalawas: Art, History, and Transnational Cultural Sites* with Manan Ahmed, Shahzia Sikander, Aisha Zia Khan

24mar9:00 am- 10:30 amBook Talk: “The Hundred Years’ War on Palestine” by Rashid Khalidi

23mar4:00 pm- 5:30 pmFrank Guridy: "How Texas Changed the Culture of American Athletics"

23mar11:00 am- 12:00 pmIn the Vortex of Violence: Lynching, Extralegal Justice, and the State in Post-Revolutionary Mexico (includes Pablo Piccato)

22mar7:30 pm- 8:30 pmLaws Matter: Women’s Rights and the Japanese Constitution (Carol Gluck)

18mar6:00 pm- 7:30 pmBaptista Lecture Series: The Caribbean Case for Reparations (Natasha Lightfoot)

18mar4:00 pm- 5:30 pmTo Make the Wounded Whole: The African-American Struggle Against HIV/AIDS

17mar4:00 pm- 5:30 pmFeaturedIn Conversation with Historians: Women’s History Around the World

16mar1:00 pm- 2:00 pmSex, Love, and Letters: Writing Simone de Beauvoir

15mar12:00 pm- 1:05 pmEngaging Students in Seminar Classes: Adapting to Hybrid and Online Teaching

11mar4:00 pm- 5:30 pm“Don’t Get Sick After June”: A Seventy-Year Long Survival Strategy for Native Americans Navigating the Indian Health Service

10mar6:00 pm- 7:30 pmClimate Variability & Steppe Empire: New Findings and Future Directions (with Prof. Nicola Di Cosmo)

9mar6:30 pm- 8:00 pm"This IS America: What's Next after the 2020 Election"

9mar12:00 pm- 1:30 pmAfro-Brazilians and the Right to Memory, Education and Culture (Amy Chazkel)

3mar12:00 pm- 1:00 pmCYA Virtual Lecture Series (Mark Mazower)