Current Schedule

All events are listed in Central Time

Friday 23 October, 3:30 pm

“Redefining the Boundaries of Writer’s Voices in the Twentieth Century: Haitian Periodicals as a Site of Socio-Cultural and Political Engagement,” by Linsey Sainte-Claire, Assistant Professor of French and Francophone Studies, Middlebury College

Friday 6 November, 3:30 pm

“‘A State of Permanent Combustion’: Coastal Soap Pollution in Marseille, 1820s-1840s,” by Natalie Smith, PhD Candidate in History, The University of Chicago

Friday 13 November, 12:00 pm

“L’écriture de l’histoire sous le Premier Empire,” by Maximilien Novak, PhD Candidate in Romance Languages and Literatures, The University of Chicago / PhD candidate in History, EHESS

Friday 4 December, 3:30 p.m.

“A Taste of Empire: Cultivating the Porcelain Industry under Napoleon,” by Nicholas O’Neill, PhD Candidate in History, The University of Chicago