Providence College Seminar in the History of Early America announcement

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Type: 
Seminar
Date: 
February 19, 2020
Location: 
Rhode Island, United States
Subject Fields: 
American History / Studies, Health and Health Care, Urban History / Studies

 

Please join us for our next Providence College Seminar in the History of Early America (PC-SHEA) when we welcome: 

 

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

 

Wednesday, February 19, 2020

4:30-6:00pm

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, a copy of the paper, parking information, or to be added to the seminar distribution list, please contact Prof. Steven Carl Smith (ssmith32@providence.edu) or Prof. Sharon Ann Murphy (Sharon.Murphy@providence.edu).

 

Our next seminars will be:

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