Interpreting American History 2016-17
Interpreting American History
A GRADUATE WORKSHOP AND LECTURE SERIES AT RUTGERS 2016-2017
Legacies of Liberalism: Rethinking Reform in the 19th and 20th Century United States
Join us for the seventh annual Interpreting American History Lecture Series at Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey. This series probes a wide range of issues in American History.
This coming academic year, we will host three scholars who will share their keen insights and innovative work to help us confront official and accepted narratives of social, legal, economic and artistic reforms in the 19th and 20th century United States.
DANIEL W. CROFTS, THE COLLEGE OF NEW JERSEY
4:30 PM NOVEMBER 2, 2016
The Paradoxical Emancipator: Abraham Lincoln and the Other Thirteenth Amendment
SUSAN E. CAHAN, YALE COLLEGE
4:30PM FEBRUARY 22, 2017
"The Art Museum in the Age of Black Power"
ROBYN MUNCY, UNIVERSITY OF MARYLAND
4:30PM MARCH 29, 2017
The Surprising Career of the Term "Working Class" in U.S. Political Culture, 1932-1984."
All events will be held in the History Department, 301 Van Dyck Hall, College Ave Campus, Rutgers-New Brunswick
Thank you to our co-sponsors: Graduate Student Association; History Department; Office of the Dean of the School of Arts & Sciences; and the Centers for Global Advancement & International Affairs: Global Urbanism! Biennial Theme.