The Historical Studies department is returning with their lecture series - Critical History Today. The themes of which build upon our shared commitment to developing modes of historical analysis that speak to the urgent concerns of the present and that promote rigorous engagement between history and other branches of the humanities and social sciences.
FALL 2020 LINEUP
All these events are at 6:00 p.m. EDT
Monday, September 14th - Badges Without Borders: How Global Counterinsurgency Transformed American Policing with Stuart Schrader - Associate Director of the Program in Racism, Immigration, and Citizenship and a Lecturer at Johns Hopkins University.
Monday, October 12th - Stevie Wonder, World Culture, and Journey Through the Secret Life of Plants (1978) with Kevin Gaines - the Julian Bond Professor of Civil Rights and Social Justice, in the Corcoran Department of History and the Carter G. Woodson Institute for African American and African Studies.
Monday, November 2nd - The Division: John Doar, the Justice Department, and the Civil Rights Movement with Kevin M. Kruse - Professor of History at Princeton University.