American Origins 2010-2011

Holly Brewer, North Carolina State University, Raleigh

"Slavery, Sovereignty, and 'Inheritable Blood': The Struggle Over Locke's Virginia Plan of 1698 in the Wake of the Glorious Revolution"



Saturday, September 25, 2010
Huntington Library
Seaver 1
10:30 am-12noon


Marcus Rediker, University of Pittsburgh

"Representing Slave Revolt in a Slave Society:  Images of the Amistad Rebellion"



Monday, October 11, 2010
University of Southern California
SOS 250
4pm


Mark Hanna, UC San Diego

"Boston Buccaneers: The South Sea Pirates Come North 1674-1689"



Saturday, November 13, 2010
Huntington Library
Seaver Classroom 1 and 2
10:30am-12noon


Alan Taylor, UC Davis

"The Civil War of 1812"

Saturday, January 29, 2011
Huntington Library, Overseer's Room


Marcia Norton, George Washington University

"People and Animals in the Early Modern World"



Saturday, February 12, 2011
Huntington Library
Seaver #3
10:30am


Seth Rockman, Brown University

"Plantation Goods and the National Economy of Slavery in Antebellum America"



Saturday, March 26, 2011
Huntington Library
Seaver #3
10:30am


Daniel Richter, University of Pennsylvania

"Before the Revolution: America's Ancient Pasts"



Monday, April 11, 2010
University of Southern California
SOS 250
4pm

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Sharon Block, UCI

"Describing Bodies in Colonial America"


Saturday, April 30, 2011
Huntington Library
Seaver #3
10:30am