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'The End of Empire in the Middle East and the Literary Imagination'

Friday, November 19, 2010 • 3:00 PM

Tom Lea Rooms, HRC 3.206

Phyllis Lassner, Northwestern University


'Margaret Thatcher and the End of the Cold War'

Friday, November 12, 2010 • 3:00 PM

Tom Lea Rooms, HRC 3.206

Archie Brown, St. Antony's College, Oxford


'The Great Age of Confusion: Australia in the Wake of Empire'

Friday, November 5, 2010 • 3:00 PM

Tom Lea Rooms, HRC 3.206

James Curran, Sydney University


'From the Persian Gulf to the Gulf of Mexico: What We Think We Know About BP'

Friday, October 29, 2010 • 3:00 PM

Tom Lea Rooms, HRC 3.206

Robert Vitalis, University of Pennsylvania


'Aneurin Bevan: Pragmatist and Prophet of the Old Left'

Friday, October 22, 2010 • 3:00 PM

Tom Lea Rooms, HRC 3.206

Kenneth O. Morgan, House of Lords


'Approaching the Golden Anniversary: Doris Lessing's The Golden Notebook'

Friday, October 15, 2010 • 3:00 PM

Tom Lea Rooms, HRC 3.206

Roberta Rubenstein, American University


'From the Kingdom of God to the Third World'

Friday, October 8, 2010 • 3:00 PM

Tom Lea Rooms, HRC 3.206

Jeffrey Cox, University of Iowa


'The British Empire and Comparative Decolonization'

Friday, October 1, 2010 • 3:00 PM

Tom Lea Rooms, HRC 3.206

Crawford Young, University of Wisconsin, Madison


'Rating "A Midsummer Night's Dream" '

Friday, September 24, 2010 • 3:00 PM

Tom Lea Rooms, HRC 3.206

Doug Bruster, English


'Accident and Artistry in "The Third Man"'

Friday, September 17, 2010 • 3:00 PM

Tom Lea Rooms, HRC 3.206

Donna Kornhaber, English


'Kipling and America'

Friday, September 10, 2010 • 3:00 PM

Tom Lea Rooms, HRC 3.206

Thomas Pinney, Pomona College


'Reacting to the Past: How I Came to Love Teaching Edmund Burke'

Friday, September 3, 2010 • 3:00 PM

Tom Lea Rooms, HRC 3.206

Larry Carver, Liberal Arts Honors Program


'The Balfour Declaration'

Friday, August 27, 2010 • 3:00 PM

Tom Lea Rooms, HRC 3.206

Jonathan Schneer, Georgia Institute of Technology


'The Myth of Goths and Vandals in British Architecture'

Friday, April 30, 2010 • 3:00 PM

Tom Lea Rooms, HRC 3.206

Bernard Porter, University of Newcastle


'The Post-Twilight of the British Empire on the Zambian Copper Belt'

Friday, April 23, 2010 • 3:00 PM

Tom Lea Rooms, HRC 3.206

J. L. Berry, Austin


'French and British Colonial Heroes in Africa'

Friday, April 16, 2010 • 3:00 PM

Tom Lea Rooms, HRC 3.206

Berny Sèbe, Birmingham University


'Australia and the World Population Problem, 1918-1954'

Friday, April 9, 2010 • 3:00 PM

Tom Lea Rooms, HRC 3.206

Alison Bashford, Harvard University


'A Journey through James Joyce's Ulysses'

Friday, April 2, 2010 • 3:00 PM

Tom Lea Rooms, HRC 3.206

Phillip Herring, University of Wisconsin-Madison


'Did Slavery Make Scotland Great?'

Friday, March 26, 2010 • 3:00 PM

Prothro Theater, Harry Ransom Center

T. M. Devine, University of Edinburgh


Spring Break - No Lecture Scheduled

Friday, March 19, 2010


'Modern History through Arab Eyes'

Friday, March 12, 2010 • 3:00 PM

Tom Lea Rooms, HRC 3.206

Eugene Rogan, St. Antony's College, Oxford


'Somerset Maugham: A Life Under Cover'

Friday, March 5, 2010 • 3:00 PM

Selina Hastings, London


'The First Modern Revolution: Reappraising the Glorious Events of 1688'

Friday, February 26, 2010 • 3:00 PM

Tom Lea Rooms, HRC 3.206

Steve Pincus, Yale University


'The Possibility of Civil War over Ireland in 1914'

Friday, February 19, 2010 • 3:00 PM

Tom Lea Rooms, HRC 3.206

Samuel R. Williamson, University of the South at Sewanee


'Virginia Woolf and the Russians'

Friday, February 12, 2010 • 3:00 PM

Tom Lea Rooms, HRC 3.206

Roberta Rubenstein, American University (to be read by Elizabeth Richmond-Garza)


'What Hath God Wrought'

Friday, February 5, 2010 • 3:00 PM

Tom Lea Rooms, HRC 3.206

Daniel Howe, UCLA


'The British and Vietnam'

Friday, January 29, 2010 • 3:00 PM

Tom Lea Rooms, HRC 3.206

Marilyn Young, New York University


'The British Vampire's Slavic Roots'

Friday, January 22, 2010 • 3:00 PM

Tom Lea Rooms, HRC 3.206

Thomas Jesus Garza, Texas Language Center