About the Department
Mary Louise Roberts
Professor of History, University of Wisconsin-Madison
Rape Hysteria and the Sexual Economy of Race: French Accusations of Sexual Assault against African-American G.I.s, 1944-1946
Thursday February 7th, 2013, 3:30 p.m.
3rd Floor Conference Room
Co-sponsored by the Program in Women's and Gender Studies
David Boies Professor of History and Sociology, University of Pennsylvania
The Education of Barack Obama: Race and Politics in the Age of Fracture
Thursday February 28th, 2013, 3:30 p.m.
College of Arts & Sciences Gallery
Co-sponsored by the Program in American Studies
Raymond A. Mohl
Distinguished Professor of History
University of Alabama at Birmingham
The Origins and Early History of the Miami-Dade County Community Relations Board
Wednesday March 6, 2013, 6:00pm
Jorge M. Perez Architecture Center
Glasgow Lecture Hall
Sponsored by the University of Miami Office of Civic & Community Engagement; Co-sponsored by the Department of History and the Miami-Dade County Community Relations Board
Professor of History, University of Kentucky
Sugar Wars: Free Trade versus Antislavery in Britain and the British Caribbean, 1840-1850
Tuesday, March 26th, 2013, 3:30 p.m.
3rd Floor Conference Room, Richter Library
Sponsored by the Department of History and the Office of the Dean, College of Arts & Sciences.