history

history

Disappointed Founders: Hamilton, Jay and Morris

Professor Herb Sloan
Monday, March 31, 2014
5 PM
James Room, 4th Floor, Barnard Hall

Professor Herb Sloan Delivers the 2nd Annual Faculty Research Talk

Faustilla the Pawnbroker & Other Tales of Gender & Finance in the Early Roman Empire

A lecture by Kristina Milnor
Wednesday, October 23, 2013
12 PM
BCRW, 101 Barnard Hall

Join Associate Professor of Classics Kristina Milnor for a lunchtime lecture. Milnor will discuss female involvement in the public management of money during the first century of the Roman Empire. Sponsored by the Barnard Center for Research on Women.

Anthology co-edited by Prof. Hana Worthen explores Finland's Holocaust

Essay collection examines how modern Finnish memory and the writing of history have engaged and evaded both the history of antisemitism in Finland.

The Strategic Production of Chinese Immigrants as Model Minorities, 1948-1965

A lecture by Madeline Y. Hsu
Thursday, September 26, 2013
6 PM
Sulzberger Parlor, 3rd Floor Barnard Hall

Madeline Y. Hsu, director of the Center for Asian American Studies and associate professor of history at the University of Texas at Austin, explores how shifts in immigration laws and practices produced the idea of Chinese, and other Asian immigrants, as high-achieving “model minorities.”

Wagner's Jews

Screening and Panel Discussion
Sunday, September 22, 2013
4 PM
Event Oval

Hilan Warshaw's one-hour documentary examines the conflicting attitudes toward Jews held by the German opera composer, Richard Wagner.

100 Years of Charles Beard's An Economic Interpretation of the Constitution

A lecture by Herbert Sloan, professor of history
Tuesday, September 17, 2013
6 PM
Ella Weed Room, 2nd Floor Milbank Hall