World History Seminar Series

This seminar series is supported by the MIT History Faculty. For more information contact aiyar@mit.edu.

2017 - 2018 Schedule

Seminars will take place from 4:30 to 6 pm in E51-275 unless otherwise indicated

 

Thursday, September 14, 2017

 “Odor and Empire: India and the Philippines”

Andrew J. Rotter
Charles A. Dana Professor of History, Colgate University

 

Monday, November 6, 2017

"Music in Flight: Erich Kleiber from Berlin to Buenos Aires and Back, 1933-1956"

Andrea Orzoff
Associate Professor, New Mexico State University

 

Thursday, February 22, 2018

Title TBA

Charles C. Mann
Author of 1491, 1493, and forthcoming The Wizard and the Prophet

 

Thursday, March 15, 2018

"Worlds Apart: Podcasting, World History, and the Future of the Discipline"

David Eaton
Associate Professor, Grand Valley State University 
Co-host of "On Top of the World: A World History Podcast"