Past Events

2019 Dec 09
The Character of a Wife: Gender, Power, and Prestige in Rachel Jackson's Early America, 1760s-1820s
11:30am to 11:30am
Location
Jefferson Library (ICJS)
Melissa Gismondi (Ph.D. Candidate, University of Virginia)
2016 Apr 26
Geography of a Massacre: Cherokee and Carolinian Visions of Land at Long Cane
12:30pm to 12:30pm
Location
Jefferson Library (ICJS)
Hannah Tucker (Ph.D. Student, University of Virginia), "Connecting the Kingdom: Captains' Discretion, Conversation, and Partnership in the Transatlantic Tobacco Trade, 1720-1776"
2016 Apr 19
Designing Incendiaries: The Haitian Revolution and white Americans' fears of arson in early American cities
01:00pm to 01:00pm
Location
Kenwood Parlor (ICJS)
Adele McInerney (Ph.D. Student, University of Virginia)
2016 Apr 12
The Barbadian Import and Export Trade, 1680-1700
01:00pm to 01:00pm
Location
Kenwood Parlor (ICJS)
Ryan McGuinness (Ph.D. Candiate, University of Edinburgh)
2016 Mar 22
Incurable Defects: Physical Disability in Philadelphia, 1730-1830
01:00pm to 01:00pm
Location
Bryan Hall (UVA)
Nicole Schroeder (Ph.D. Student, University of Virginia)
2016 Mar 15
War Stories: Reinterpreting the American Revolution
01:00pm to 01:00pm
Location
Jefferson Library (ICJS)
Mike McDonnell (Professor, University of Sidney)
2016 Mar 01
Duped by the Clamour and Rage of Party: Conspiracy, Masculinity, and Partisanship in the Founding Era
12:00pm to 12:00pm
Location
Bryan Hall (UVA)
Shira Lurie (Ph.D. Student, University of Virginia)
2016 Feb 16
Pets, Identity, and Image in Eighteenth-Century Britain
12:00pm to 12:00pm
Location
Nau Hall (UVA)
Elizabeth Klaczynski (Ph.D. Candidate, University of Virginia)
2016 Feb 02
Setting Expectations: The Constitutional Convention, the State Ratification Conventions, and the Early Years of Washington's Presidency
12:00pm to 12:00pm
Location
Jefferson Library (ICJS)
Lindsay Chervinsky (Ph.D. Candidate, U.C. Berkeley)
2015 Dec 08
The British Empire and the Origins of the American Revolution
12:00pm to 12:00pm
Location
Jefferson Library (ICJS)
Andrew J. O'Shaughnessy (Saunders Director of the International Center for Jefferson Studies at Monticello)