Providence College Seminar in the History of Early America announcement

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October 16, 2019
Rhode Island, United States
Subject Fields: 
Religious Studies and Theology, American History / Studies

Please join us for our next Providence College Seminar in the History of Early America when we welcome: 

Joseph Slaughter

Visiting Assistant Professor of History and Chamberlain Fellow

Wesleyan University


Communal Capitalism in the Early Republic: Rapp & Associates and the Harmony Society


Wednesday, October 16, 2019


The Ruane Center for the Humanities, room LL49

Providence College

1 Cunningham Sq

Providence, RI 02918


Those attending the seminar should read the paper in advance. Light refreshments will be provided. 

 For questions, copies of the paper, parking directions, or requests to be added to the seminar mailing list, please contact Prof. Sharon Ann Murphy (

Our next seminars will be:


February 19: Kathryn Lasdow, Assistant Professor of History, Suffolk University

“Yellow Fever Begins Near the Water”: Epidemics, Spot Maps, and Working-Class Reform in Early American Cities

April 22: Bryan Rindfleisch, Assistant Professor of History, Marquette University

From Creek (Mvskoke) to Cherokee (Tsalagi): The Entangled Histories of Native America, 1600-1800

May 6: Tatiana Seijas, Associate Professor of History, Rutgers University

Global Mexico City in the Seventeenth Century