What History Looks Like

A Brown History Department Series Dedicated to Exploring Career Diversity for Historians  

Spring 2021 Schedule

 

Monday, February 8th, 12:00 – 1:30 PM

Historians in Quarantine, Part III: On Digital History Publishing During and After COVID-19

Co-Sponsored with the Center for Digital Scholarship at Brown and the Cogut Institute 21st-Century PhD Series

featuring

John Bodel, Professor of Classics and History, Brown University 

Elias Muhanna, Associate Professor of Comparative Literature and History, Brown University

Tara Nummedal, Professor of History and Italian Studies, Brown University

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Tuesday, February 23rd, 2:30 – 4:00 PM

Live from the Field: History PhDs in High School Teaching and Administration

Co-Sponsored with the Cogut Institute 21st-Century PhD Series

featuring

Christopher Jones, Instructor, Department of History and Social Science, Phillips Academy, Andover, MA

Marisela Ramos, Chair and Instructor, Department of History and Social Science, and LGBTQ+ Adult Coordinator, Phillips Academy, Andover, MA

 

Anthony Watson, Instructor, Department of History, Woodberry Forest School, Woodberry Forest, VA

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Tuesday, March 2nd, 11:00 AM – 12:30 PM

Alumni Stories: Brown History PhDs and Tenure-track Faculty Careers at Public Universities

Co-Sponsored with the Cogut Institute 21st-Century PhD Series

featuring

Sara Fingal, Assistant Professor, Department of American Studies, California State University, Fullerton

Alicia Maggard, Assistant Professor, Department of History, Auburn University

Tshombe Miles, Associate Professor, Department of Black and Latino Studies, Baruch College, City University of New York

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Monday, March 22nd, 11:00 AM – 12:30 PM

Live from the Field: History and Humanities PhDs in University Administration

Co-Sponsored with the Cogut Institute 21st-Century PhD Series

Featuring

Ferentz LaFargue, Dean of the College, Saybrook College, Yale University

Laura Perille, Associate Director, Office of Fellowships, Awards, and Resources, Georgetown University 

Joel Revill, Senior Associate Dean of the Faculty and Adjunct Assistant Professor of History, Brown University

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After registering for an event, you will receive a confirmation email containing a link for joining that event. 

 

What is the What History Looks Like series?

Established in 2016, the Brown History Department's What History Looks Like series continues for its fifth consecutive year with the same enduring purpose: to foster a space where Brown History Department faculty, students, and historians in other departments can share the versatility of their skills and experiences, and learn more about the diverse settings where historical work takes place. 

 

All Brown University faculty, students, and staff are welcome to attend to any and all of the above events. For questions on the What History Looks Like series, please contact the moderator, [email protected]. ~