History Events

April 24 - 30, 2019

Wednesday, April 24

Turkey's Foundation Anthropologically Unlocked: Atatürk's History Thesis

Co-Sponsored by the Department of History and the Center for Contemporary Arab Studies Associate Professor Hans-Lukas Kieser is an historian of the late...

Thursday, April 25

Regime Change in Taiwan? The Qing-Japanese Transition Viewed from the Hengchun Peninsula

It is a truism of Taiwan historiography that the Qing dynasty failed to govern the “Aborigine District” in the island’s mountainous interior. In contrast,...

Friday, April 26

Seeking Liberty after the Haitian Revolution: Local Economies and Family Strategies of Formerly-Enslaved Women in Haitian Santo Domingo, 1809-1821

A GIGH US History Workshop with Dr. Maria Cecilia Ulrickson (Morgan State) and Dr. Andrew Walker (Wesleyan University) This talk considers how Afro-descent...

April 24 - 30, 2019