WINTER 2018 SCHEDULE

Workshops will be held on alternate Tuesdays at the John Hope Franklin Room in the Social Sciences Research Building (room 224) from 5:00 to 6:30 PM 

 

The Social Sciences Research Building is located on 1126 E. 59th St. 
ChicagoIL 60637

 

Papers will be circulated in advance through our listserv. You may subscribe to our listserv by following this link: https://lists.uchicago.edu/web/info/historicalcapitalisms

 

 

 

JANUARY 9

“Politicizing Decline: Reformist Approaches to Indian Cash-Crop Production, 1835-1875”

Zak Leonard | PhD Candidate, Department of History, University of Chicago

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JANUARY 23

Peasantization: A Half-Step Back from Capitalism in Modern Colonial Economies”

Ralph Austen | Professor Emeritus, Department of History, University of Chicago

 

 

 

FEBRUARY 6

“Risk, Race, and Subprime”

Emily Katzenstein | PhD Candidate, Department of Political Science, University of Chicago

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FEBRUARY 20

“Making Consumers and Criminals: The Postwar Urban Transformation and the Origins of Policing As We Know It”

Cedric Johnson | Associate Professor, Department of Political Science and African American Studies, University of Illinois at Chicago

 

 

 

MARCH 6

“Chemo-Utopias and Kodachrome Dreams”

Ali Feser | PhD Candidate, Department of Anthropology, University of Chicago

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Refreshments will be served at all events, which are free and open to the public. If you require assistance or have any questions, please contact Lucas Pinheiro (lucaspinheiro@uchicago.edu)