History Workshop - Spring 2015

The theme for our Spring 2015 History Workshop series is Capitalism in Crisis: Development, Sustainability, & Inequality in Global Perspective.

February 13, 2015
Red Spouts over Honolulu: When the First Soviet Whaling Fleet Came to Hawaiʻi and Re-routed Pacific Environmental History
Ryan Jones, University of Auckland
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February 27, 2015
Blind No More: Self-Emancipation, Northern Politics, and the Fugitive Slave Crisis in Antebellum America
Jonathan Daniel Wells, University of Michigan
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March 3, 2015
Attica, Attica, Attica! From the Possibilities of Prisoner Rebellion to the Problem of Punitive Justice Policy
Heather Ann Thompson, Temple University
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April 8, 2015
Covert Netherworld: An Invisible Arena for Contesting Global Power in the 21st Century
Alfred W. McCoy, University of Wisconsin-Madison
*3:30pm, Architecture Auditorium*

April 24, 2015
Forests in Revolutionary France: Community Sustainability vs. State Conservation, 1669-1848
Kieko Matteson, University of Hawaiʻi at Mānoa