2016 Summer Seminar Series

Sessions convene with refreshments at 5:15 p.m.

An informal talk and discussion begins at 5:45, followed by a complementary buffet supper at 7:15.

2 June:

Erica Armstrong Dunbar, University of Delaware and the Program in African American History, Library Company of Philadelphia
Never Caught: Ona Judge, The Washingtons' Runaway Slave

16 June:

Andrew Shankman, Rutgers University, Camden
Repudiating Federalist 10: The Rapidly Evolving Constitutional Thought of James Madison

30 June:

Paul A. Gilje, University of Oklahoma
In Washington's Shadow: Commemorating the Death of the "Father of His Country" and the Election of 1800

14 July: 

Jen Manion, Amherst College
Female Husbands and the Use of Gendered Pronouns in Early America

4 August: 

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Jorge Cañizares-Esguerra, University of Texas
Jews and Indians: The Old Testament Culture of Colonial Spanish-American Indigenous Intellectuals (16th and 17th centuries)