Upcoming Faculty Presentations Fall 2014

August, 2014 Evelyn Hu-DeHart will present a paper on "Chinese Reformer Kang Youwei in Mexico, 1906 to 1911"  at an international conference at the University of Panama, Panama City. 
August 8, 2014 Vazira Zamindar will give a lecture at The School of Arts and Aesthetics, JNU titled "Aesthetics and the Aerial View."
September, 2014 In early September, Evelyn Hu-Dehart will present a paper on "Chinese Labor Migrants to Cuba, 1847-74:  Who Were They and Where Did They Come From?" at an international conference at Sun Yat-sen University in Guangzhou, China.  
August 17, 2014 Michael Steinberg will give a lecture on Franz Schubert's opera Fierrabras at the Bard Music Festival. 
September 7, 2014 Adam Teller will be participating in (and moderating) a roundtable discussion at the Center for Jewish History in NY, entitled, "The Chosen Few: How Education Shaped Jewish History, 70 CE - 1492" sponsored by the Center's Scholars' Working Group in Jewish Economic History.
September 13, 2014 Graham Oliver participates in a panel on ancient economies at the Annual Meeting of the Economic History Association, Columbus, Ohio. His paper is titled "People and Cities: Economic Horizons beyond the Hellenistic Polis."
September 19, 2014 Harold J. Cook will present a paper, "The Implications of the Social History of Medicine for Understanding the Scientific Revolution" at conference: Sozialgeschichte der Medizin: Bilanz und Perspektiven, Institue fur Geschichte der Medizin der Robert Bosch Stiftung, Stuttgart.
September 19, 2014 Francoise Hamlin will present a talk "Oral History As Feminist History: Charting the Civil Rights Career of Vera Pigee" at Loyola University/Newberry Library.
September 26, 2014 Michael Steinberg will be a member of a panel at the Hay Festival, Segovia, Spain, on "The Future of the Humanities". 
September 28, 2014 Michael Steinberg will participate in a panel at the Hay Festival in Segovia, Spain, on "The Future of the Humanities."
September 29, 2014 Jo Guldi will be at the University of California, Berkeley with David Armitage, to launch new book, "The History Manifesto".
September 29, 2014 "Truth or Proof? Antiquarianism, Science, and Money in the Republic of Letters," a lecture given by Harold J. Cook at the History of Science and Medicine Colloquium, Yale University.
October 1, 2014 John Bodel will be co-chairing with Michèle Brunet (Université de Lyon 2), his partner in a three-year Partner University Fund project entitled "Visible Words: Research and Training in Digital Contextual Epigraphy",  a panel, "Describing the Whole Object", at a conference, EAGLE 2014. International Conference on Information Technologies for Epigraphy and Digital Cultural Heritage in the Ancient World, at the College de France, Paris. 
October 1, 2014 Amy Remensnyder will be giving a public lecture at the Boston Museum of Fine Arts entitled "Goya's Ghosts: Muslims, Christians and Jews in Medieval and Early Modern Iberia." 
October 3, 2014 Michael Steinberg will give a lecture at the New School, NY, on Hannah Arendt and Eichmann in Jerusalem Revisited."
October 7, 2014 Jo Guldi will be at The Institute of Historial Research presenting "Introducing Paper Machines" at a Digital History Seminar.
October 9-11, 2014 Graham Oliver will present "Royal Correspondence and Athens: Communications between the Successors and the Greek polis in the Early Hellenistic period" at at International Conference on Alexander teh Great and His Successors, University of Utah.
October 11, 2014 Harold J. Cook presents: "Early Modern Science and Capitalism" for New England Renaissance Conference, 2014: "Cultures of Credit and Debt in Medieval and Early Modern Europe," University of New Hampshire.
October 11, 2014 Lukas Rieppel will give a talk at Yale entitled "Bringing Dinosaurs Back to Life at the American Museum of Natural History" as part of a conference Extinction: Biology, Culture, and our Futures. http://frankeprogram.yale.edu/news/extinction-biology-culture-and-our-futures
October 21, 2014 Francoise Hamlin will give a paper at Mississippi State University as an invited presenter. This is for a conference organized to celebrate the fiftieth anniversary of the Mississippi Freedom Summer Project where several movement veterans, current activists and scholars of this history will be present.
October 22, 2014 Jonathan Conant will be speaking on "Keeping it Together: Projecting Empire in  the Postclassical World" to the workshop,The Territories of Empire: Transition, Function, and Atrophy, at Harvard University Department of Classics.
October 24, 2014 Seth Rockman will present "From Social History to Political Economy: The Changing Registers of Class and Capitalism in American History" at Economic History's Many Muses, a conference at the Library Company of Philadelphia.
October 25, 2014 Tim Harris will give a lecture "Was there such a thing as 'British public opinion' in the 17th century" at USC-Huntington Early Modern Studies Institute, Huntington Library , CA. https://dornsife.usc.edu/events/site/73/91065/early-modern-british-history-with-tim-harris
October 27, 2014 Steven Lubar will speak at Five Colleges/Mellon Foundation Project on Public and Applied Humanities on challenges in public humanities.
October 27, 2014 The Renaissance Studies Program Truth, Falsehood, and Fraud in the Renaissance Series presents the third lecture by Tara Nummedal "Ann Zieglerin's Double Fraud" at Indiana University.
October 30-November 2, 2014 Omer Bartov will be speaking at Lessons and Legacies XIII, Florida Atlantic University, Boca Raton, Florida. Book Discussion: Bringing the Dark Past to Light: The Reception of the Holocaust in Postcommunist Europe.
November 6, 2014 The presentation "Locating the Central Asiatic Expedition: Science, Business, and Foreign Intelligence" will be given by Lukas Rieppel at the History of Science Society Annual Meeting in Chicago, IL.
November 8, 2014 At the Society for History of Technology, Dearborn, Michigan, Steven Lubar will give a talk on the history of collecting at the Smithsonian.
November 10, 2014 Tara Nummedal will give a talk "The Alchemist as Virgin Mary: Anna Zieglerin's Body and the Lion's Blood" for The Science Study Program at UC San Diego.
November 13, 2014 Adam Teller will be presenting a seminar at the Davis Center at Princeton University as part of its working group, In the Aftermath of Catastrophe, entitled "From Amasterdam to Istanbul: The Polish-Jewish Refugee Crisis, 1648-1683.
November 15, 2014 To celebrate the opening of art exhibit Recapturing the Scenic Wilds, Lukas Rieppel will give a lecture "The Power of Natural History" at the Wave Hill Garden and Arts Center in the Bronx, NY. https://www.wavehill.org/events/lecture-and-artist-talk-power-natural-history/
November 17, 2014 Jo Guldi, David Armitage, Matthew L. Jones, Dan Edelstein, and Mark Mazower will present "A Roundtable on the History Manifesto: The Role of History and the Humanities in a Digital Age" at The Heyman Center for the Humanities at Columbia University.
November 17, 2014 A conference paper at the University of Illinois, Champaign-Urbana, on "Music, Jews, and Globalization" wil be presented by Michael Steinberg.
November 21, 2014 Michael Steinberg will be giving a paper at Harvard at a conference honoring Prof. Charles Maier's 75th birthday. The paper is called "Late Style/Early Style" and related Edward Said's understanding of late style to questions of historical periodization.
December 3, 2014 Omer Bartov will be speaking at a Colloquium on Postcolonial Legacies and Challenges, to be convened at Northeastern University.
December 8, 2014 Maud Mandel, "Pour une histoire relationnelle des musulmans et des juifs en France," Collège de France and La Vie des Idées, Paris, 8 December 2014, 3:00-5:00. 
December 27-28, 2014 "To Take Arms against a Sea of Troubles': Jewish Violence during the 1648 Chmielnicki Uprising in Ukraine and its Historical Significance" will be presented at an International Conference in the Hebrew University of Jerusalem, Israel entitled Making History Jewish: The Dialectics of Jewish History in Eastern Europe and in the Land of Israel by Adam Teller.
January 2- 5, 2015 Omer Bartov will be on a roundtable at the AHA 129th Annual Meeting, New York Hilton, Nassau, Suite A. "History and Historians in the Ukraine Crisis" chaired by Jeffrey Mankoff, Center for Strategic and International Studies.
January 2, 2015 Steven Lubar will speak at The American Historical Association on visual presentations in history.
January 2, 2015 Rebecca Nedostup has organized the interdisciplinary roundtable, "Networks of the Dead: Politics, Ethics, Technologies, Method", for the AHA conference. Abstract: https://aha.confex.com/aha/2015/webprogram/Session12194.html
January 8, 2015 Graham Oliver is giving a paper titled "War, Profit, Loss, and the Hellenistic Greek Polis" as part of a panel on Profits and Losses in Ancient Greek Warfare at the Annual meeting of the Society for Classical Studies, New Orleans. SCS provisional program: http://apaclassics.org/annual-meeting/146/preliminary-program
February 20, 2015 Palmira Brummett will give a lecture at the Freie Universitat Berlin: Mapping the Ottomans: Moving from Narrative to Image at the 'Limits' of Empire.