Columbia Seminar on Early American History and Culture

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New York, United States
Subject Fields: 
American History / Studies, Atlantic History / Studies, Early Modern History and Period Studies

The Columbia Seminar on Early American History and Culture is pleased to announce its schedule for 2017-2018. The seminar will meet at Columbia University’s Faculty House (W. 116th Street and Morningside Drive). Seminar attendees are invited to gather for cocktails before each meeting at 5:00pm. Presentations begin at 5:30pm. Dinners follow at 7pm. If you wish to attend, please contact the seminar rapporteur, Yoav Hamdani, at ​

FALL 2017

September 26 Tamara Plakins Thornton, SUNY Buffalo

October 10  Daniel Hulsebosch, New York University School of Law

November 14 Elizabeth Ellis, New York University

December 5  Matthew Dennis, University of Oregon


Tuesday, February 13  Nicole Eustace, New York University 

Tuesday, March 6 Mark Peterson, UC Berkeley

Tuesday, April 10 Shauna Sweeney, OIEAHC, Williamsburg, VA

Tuesday, May 8 Hidetaka Hirota, City College, CUNY​



John Dixon (Department of History, College of Staten Island, CUNY), Seminar Co-chair

Hannah Farber (Department of History, Columbia University), Seminar Co-chair

Yoav Hamdani (Department of History, Columbia University), Seminar Rapporteur