History Events

March 17 - 23, 2019

Thursday, March 21

Foreign Intervention in Africa after the Cold War: A Book Discussion with Dr. Elizabeth Schmidt

Join the African Studies Program and Department of History to discuss Dr. Elizabeth Schmidt's book Foreign Intervention in Africa after the Cold War:...

Indigenous People, the Environment, and the Chaco Frontier: Argentina, 1870-1930

A GIGH Graduate Student Seminar featuring PhD student Rob Christensen, with Professor Thomas Klubock (University of Virginia).

Friday, March 22

From the Holocaust to the Gulag: Prosecuting Jewish "Collaboration" in Stalinist Courts after WWII

As the Second World War ended, a determined Soviet state started to comb individual histories within previously occupied territories, searching for various...

From Truth to Punishment: The Decline of Judicial Torture in Europe, 1550-1750

A William Beik Memorial Seminar featuring Professor Sara Beam (University of Victoria)

March 17 - 23, 2019