American History seminars Semester 1

The School offers an American History seminar and workshop series, as well as round table events and a reading group.

Time and location

The events will take place from 17.00 in LG.10 David Hume Tower, Edinburgh EH8 9JX unless otherwise stated.

Everyone is warmly welcome.

Events schedule

Semester 2 2019
Date Speaker Notes

Thursday 17 Jan

Martha Jones (Johns Hopkins University)  
Thursday 7 Feb Sarah Knott (Indiana University/University of Oxford)


Thursday 21 Feb

Andrew Hartman (Illinois State University)  
Thursday 28 Feb

Noam Maggor (Queen Mary University)

Thursday 14 Mar

Mattias Eken (University of St Andrews)

Thursday 4 Apr Glenda Gilmore (Yale University/University College Dublin)

Library Teaching Room 1.09, Main University Library, 30 George Square, Edinburgh, EH8 9LJ

*American History Workshop: Precirculated papers are available a week prior. To be added to the mailing list, please contact David Silkenat.

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Further information

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The School of History, Classics and Archaeology offers an exciting programme of seminars across many subjects areas. Visit the research seminars website to find out what else is happening.