2018 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.

31 May:

Judith A. Ridner, Mississippi State University
Clothing the Body Ethnic in Early America

14 June:

Justine S. Murison, University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign
A Garb so Uncouth: Secularism, Private Religion, and Charles Brockden Brown’s Weird Style

28 June:

Erin Holmes, American Philosophical Society
More than Maps: Curating ‘Mapping and Making the American Republic’ at the American Philosophical Society

*Hosted by the American Philosophical Society

12 July: 

Zara Anishanslin, University of Delaware
Ignacio Gallup-Diaz, Bryn Mawr College
Whitney Martinko, Villanova University
Honoring Dallett Hemphill: New MCEAS Undergraduate Summer Internships in Public History

26 July: 


Heather Miyano Kopelson, University of Alabama
Exchanging Sensory Knowledge in the Sixteenth-Century Americas

Unless otherwise noted, all events will
take place at 5:15 p.m. at 3355 Woodland
Walk (34th & Sansom Sts.) on the
University of Pennsylvania Campus