History Program Research Seminars

Semester 1, 2017

Fridays, 12-1pm, Faculty Seminar Room
(Room E561, Menzies Building, 20 Chancellors Walk, Clayton campus)

March 10


Abe de Jong, Erasmus University

Trick Nor Treat: The VOC Insurance Contract of 1613

March 17

David Garrioch

Why Didn’t Paris Burn (In the 17th and 18th Centuries)?


March 31


Nicholas Doumanis, UNSW

The Mediterranean in the Making: Geography, Mobility, and Identities

April 7


Christina Twomey

The Emergence of the Concentration Camp in the Late Nineteenth Century

May 5


Library Seminar

Jonathan Davies, Warwick


May 19

Zora Simic, UNSW

Historicising a ‘National Disgrace’: Towards a Feminist History of Domestic Violence in Australia, 1788-Present


May 26

Avril Alba, Sydney University

A Failure of Memory? Revisiting the Demidenko/ Darville Debate

No seminar March 24 or April 28