Research Seminar Series

2019-2020 Research Seminar Series Speakers

All workshops will be held on Thursdays at 12:30 p.m.  in Lawson 2270C (unless noted)

September 19:
Dr. Matthew Wiseman (Department of History, Western University) - "Cold Soldiers: Medical Scientist Alan C. Burton and Military Experiments in Cold War Canada"

October 17:
Dr. Craig Simpson (Department of History, Western University) - "Lincoln & Memory: A New Interpretation of the Gettysburg Address"

November 14:
Professor Mychailo Wynnyckyj, (National University of the "Kyiv-Mohyla Academy") - "Ukraine's Maidan. Russia's War."

December 5:
Dr. Paul Sedra, (Department of History, Simon Fraser University) - "Trumpism at Work in the Middle East: A Triumph for the Evangelical Lobby?"

January 23:
Prof. David Meren (University of Montreal) - "Settler Colonialism in Geneva: Indigenous Rights, the International Labour Organization and Canada"

February 13:
Dr. Adam Bohnet - (Department of History, King's University College) "Taxation, Corruption, and Social Mobility in Eighteenth Century Choson - The Case of Pak Toch'ang - Slave, Intermediary and Profiteer"

March 12:
Dr. Wes Kinghorn - (Department of History, Western University) "A Hidden History: Gentrification, Displacement and Change in Four London, Ontario Heritage Conservation Districts (HCDs)"

April 2:
Prof. Robert Ventresca - (Department of History, King's University College) "Of Silences, Secrets, and Sources: New Directions in Research on the Vatican and the Holocaust"