News - History
Wednesday, December 2, 2015
»Joseph Bohling, History faculty, presented a paper titled "The Shock of the Local: The French Wine Industry in the Global 1970s" at the 43rd Western Society for French History Conference in Chicago, Nov. 5-7.
»James Grehan, History faculty, received two awards for his recent book, Twilight of the Saints: Everyday Religion in Ottoman Syria and Palestine, published by Oxford University Press, at the latest gathering of the Middle East Studies Association, Nov. 21
Monday, November 23, 2015
»Ken Ruoff, History faculty, was the keynote speaker presenting "An American Perspective on Korea-Japan Relations" at a banquet honoring Peace Corps alumni who served in Korea. The banquet was sponsored by the Seattle-based Consul General of Korea, Nov. 6.
Monday, November 16, 2015
»Richard Beyler, History faculty, presented a paper titled "Interdisciplinary Collaboration and Disciplinary Anthropomorphism in Interwar Biophysics" at the Pacific Northwest Workshop for History and Philosophy of Science at the University of Washington, O
Monday, October 26, 2015
»Catherine McNeur, History faculty, presented a paper titled "Tainted Milk and Foul Swine: The Different Treatment of Urban Cows & Pigs in 1850s Manhattan” at the conference Pig Out—Hogs and Humans in Global and Historical Context: An International Confere
Monday, October 12, 2015
»Ken Ruoff, History faculty, delivered a lecture titled “Memory Wars in East Asia: Pluralistic Memories of the Imperial Era in Japan” at the Jeju Peace Institute in South Korea, Sept. 17.
»Friedrich Schuler, History faculty, delivered a lecture titled “Instead of Samba it was a Frightening Rollercoaster Ride: Wilhelm II’s Imperialism Experiences in Brazil (1895-1915)” at the Otto von Bismarck Foundation in Germany.
Monday, October 5, 2015
»Ken Ruoff, History faculty, presented a lecture on the theme of “An American Perspective on Korea-Japan Relations” at the National Museum of Korean Contemporary History in Seoul, South Korea, Sept. 15.
Wednesday, September 30, 2015
Monday, September 28, 2015
»Catherine McNeuer, History faculty, gave a talk titled “Hog Wash, Swill Milk and the Politics of Waste Recycling in Antebellum Manhattan,” jointly presented by the New York Academy of Medicine, the Museum of the City of New York and Archive GLOBAL in New
Wednesday, July 15, 2015
Tuesday, June 16, 2015
Monday, June 1, 2015
»Ken Ruoff, History faculty, gave a keynote address on “The Empire of Mobility: What Postcards Tell Us about the Empire of Japan” at the conference Modernity and Tourism, held at Gakushuin University, Toshima, Tokyo, May 18.
Sunday, May 31, 2015
Monday, May 18, 2015
»Larry Kominz, World Languages and Literatures faculty; and Ken Ruoff, History faculty, received on behalf of the Center for Japanese Studies a $64,785 grant from the U.S.-Japan Foundation to support public programming on Japan for the 2015-16 academic yea
Monday, May 11, 2015
»Catherine McNeur, History faculty, delivered a keynote titled “Corrupt Food and Corrupt Politics in Antebellum Manhattan” at the Oregon State University Environmental Arts & Humanities Conference, May 1.
Wednesday, April 22, 2015
Monday, April 20, 2015
»Jennifer Tappan, History faculty, presented a paper titled “But Will it Protect? Ebola, Vaccines and the History of Yellow Fever in Africa,” at the Harriet Zuckerman Conference at the 2015 Mellon Biennial at Columbia University in New York City, April 9.
Monday, April 13, 2015