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Seth Garfield, Director GAR 1.104, Mailcode B7000, Austin, TX 78712 • 512-471-3261

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 2014-2015

Monday, November 24
Joseph Parrott, Ph.D. Candidate in History, UT Austin
Breaking the Chains of Empire: African American Solidarity with Portuguese African Liberation
Commentator: Barbara J. Harlow, Professor of English, UT Austin
RSVP by 9 a.m., Friday, Nov. 21.

Monday, March 9
Sundar Vadlamudi, Ph.D. Candidate in History, UT Austin
Title forthcoming
Commentator: Sumit Guha, Frances Higginbotham Nalle Centennial Professor in History, UT Austin
RSVP by 9 a.m., Friday, Mar. 6

Monday, March 23
Susan Zakaib, Ph.D. Candidate in History, UT Austin
Title forthcoming
Commentator: Kelly McDonough, Assistant Professor of Spanish, UT Austin
RSVP by 9 a.m., Friday, Mar. 20

Monday, April 6
Julia Gossard, Ph.D. Candidate in History, UT Austin
Title forthcoming
Commentator: Steven Mintz, Professor of History, UT Austin, and Executive Director, Institute for Transformational Learning, UT System
RSVP by 9 a.m., Friday, Apr. 3

Monday, April 20
Isabel Huacuja Alonso, Ph.D. Candidate in History, UT Austin
Title forthcoming
Commentator: Kamran Asdar Ali, Associate Professor of Anthropology, and Director, South Asia Institute, UT Austin
RSVP by 9 a.m., Friday, Apr. 17

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For more information on the Works in Progress Series, contact Program Coordinator Jimena Perry (web)(email), Ph.D. Student in History, UT Austin.

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