Welcome to the 2018-2019 Academic Year

The European History Workshop is looking forward to another exciting year of programming. Keep your eyes peeled for forthcoming events. For more information about the Rackham Interdisciplinary Workshops program, please see the following link: http://www.rackham.umich.edu/academics/rii/interdisciplinary-workshops

Monday, March 26: Interpreting the Visual in History—A Source Workshop with Valerie Kivelson

Please join the European History Workshop on Monday, March 26, 2018 from 6-8 PM in 1014 Tisch Hall for a dinner and discussion: “Interpreting the Visual in History: A Source Workshop with Valerie Kivelson” In addition to a methodological discussion regarding visual sources utilized in her work, Dr. Kivelson will also lead the workshop in …

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Monday, March 12: Alessio Ponzio Paper Discussion

Please join the European History Workshop on Monday, March 12, 2018 from 5:30-7:30 PM in 2713 Haven Hall. We will be discussing Alessio Ponzio’s dissertation chapter draft “Homosexuals in 1950s Italy: Between Repression and Self-Awareness.” For a copy of the paper or to RSVP, please contact Matt Hershey (mthersh@umich.edu). Food and drinks will be provided.

Tuesday, February 20: Aidyn Osgood Paper Discussion

Please join the European History Workshop on Tuesday, February 20, 2018 from 6:30-8:30 PM in 1014 Tisch Hall. We will be discussing Aidyn Osgood’s paper “Masculinizing the Female Soldier in French and English Memoirs, 1635-1810.” For a copy of the paper or to RSVP, please contact Matt Hershey (mthersh@umich.edu). Food and drinks will be provided.

Wednesday, January 31: Pragya Kaul Paper Discussion

Please join the European History Workshop on Wednesday, January 31, 2018 from 5:30-7:30 PM in 1014 Tisch Hall. We will be discussing Pragya Kaul’s conference paper “Between Colonizer and Colonized: Nationalism, the War, and Refugee Identity Formation in British India” (abstract below). For a copy of the paper or to RSVP, please contact Matt Hershey (mthersh@umich.edu). …

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Wednesday, November 29: Ron Suny Book Discussion

Please join the European History Workshop on Wednesday, November 29, 2017 from 6-8 PM in 1014 Tisch Hall.  We will be discussing Ron Suny’s brand new book Red Flag Unfurled: History, Historians, and the Russian Revolution (https://www.versobooks.com/books/2578-red-flag-unfurled).  Dr. Suny has generously agreed to join us for this meeting, so this will be an excellent opportunity to discuss this work directly with the author, as …

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Friday, October 27: Citizenship, Nation, Empire–A Roundtable on European Political Culture

Please join the European History Workshop on Friday, October 27, 2017 from 5-7 PM in 2713 Haven Hall for a dinner and discussion: “Citizenship, Nation, Empire: A Roundtable on European Political Culture” with Minayo Nasiali (UCLA, Department of History), Kathleen Canning (Michigan, Department of History), and Olga Maiorova (Michigan, Department of Slavic Languages and Literatures). If …

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Monday, September 25: Rita Chin Book Discussion

Please join the European History Workshop on Monday, September 25 from 6-8 PM for our first meeting of the 2017-2018 academic year. We will be discussing Rita Chin’s new book The Crisis of Multiculturalism in Europe: A History (http://press.princeton.edu/titles/10965.html) in 1014 Tisch Hall. Dr. Chin has generously agreed to join us for the meeting, so this will be an excellent opportunity …

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Call for Submissions

Hello Everyone! We are currently seeking submissions for our final meeting in April 2017. Papers, Dissertation Chapters, Grant Proposals are all welcome. Please send submissions to (John Finkelberg) johnrf@umich.edu or  (Matt Hershey (mthersh@umich.edu )