Current Colloquium Schedule
The department's colloquium series draws outstanding speakers from around the country and abroad, as well as providing an opportunity for faculty and students to present their own research.
All colloquia presentations take place from 12:00 - 1:00 p.m., unless otherwise noted.
September 17, 2014 (12:00 - 1:00pm)
Cristobal Young - Stanford University
"Millionaire Migration and the Taxation of the Elite in the United States”
October 1, 2014 (12:00-1:00pm)
Isaac Reed - University of Colorado at Boulder
"Assembling the Crisis: A processual approach to problems with sovereignty"
October 22, 2014 (12:00-1:00pm)
Pierrette Hondagneu-Sotelo - University of Southern California
"Paradise Transplanted, Paradise Lost?: Immigrant Community Gardens in the City"
November 3, 2014 (12:00-1:00pm)
"Magazines and the Making of America: Modernization, Community, and Print Culture, 1741-1860"
"Political Polarization as a Social Movement Outcome: 1960s Klan Activism and Its Enduring Impact on Political Realignment in Southern Counties, 1960 to 2000"
R. L'Heureux Lewis-McCoy - City College of New York
Karl Alexander - Johns Hopkins University
"The Long Shadow: Family Background, Disadvantaged Urban Youth and the Transition to Adulthood”
John Levy Martin - University of Chicago