New Work in Progress Series
The Institute for Historical Studies' New Work in Progress Series highlights new research by advanced graduate students at the University of Texas and visiting graduate scholars from other institutions. The meetings are hour-long lunch workshops, each of which focuses on one pre-circulated paper. Come join us for lunch, share your insights, and help our presenters perfect their research projects!
Workshops take place at Noon in GAR 4.100. Free and open to the public.
Schedule for 2013-2014
Monday, October 21
Libby Nutting, IHS Fellow and Ph.D. Candidate in History, UT Austin
Between Escape and Expulsion: Morisco Migration in the Early Modern
Responder: Carla Rahn Phillips, IHS Visiting Research Associate and Union Pacific Professor in Comparative Early Modern History Emerita, University of Minnesota
Rsvp to Courtney Meador by 9 a.m., Friday, Oct. 18.
Monday, December 2
Julia Ogden, Ph.D. Candidate in History, UT Austin
Sodomy, Masculinity, and the Creation of Boyhood in Buenos Aires, 1853-1912
Responder: Steven Mintz, Professor of History, UT Austin, and Executive Director, Institute for Transformational Learning, UT System
Rsvp to Courtney Meador by 9 a.m., Friday, Nov. 29.
Monday, January 27
Peter Hamilton, Ph.D. Candidate in History, UT Austin
Empire through Education: The Chinese University of Hong Kong and its American Founders
Responder: Jeremi Suri, Mack Brown Distinguished Professor for Global Leadership, History, and Public Policy, UT Austin
Rsvp to Courtney Meador by 9 a.m., Friday, Jan. 24
Monday, February 10
Matthew Bunn, Ph.D. Candidate in History, UT Austin
Entanglements of State and Civil Society: the Deutsche Tribüne and the re-emergence of open opposition, 1830-2
Responder: David Crew, IHS Fellow, Professor of History, and Distinguished Teaching Professor, UT Austin
Rsvp to Courtney Meador by 9 a.m., Friday, Feb 7
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