"Informality: A Global History" Prabhu Mohapatra, University of Delhi
Commentators: Joan Chaker, PhD Candidate in History, Harvard University
The six members of the Global History Network are collaborating on a biweekly summer seminar featuring talks by our scholars, as well as commentary from a graduate student and a faculty member for each presentation.
History Department Conference Room, Robinson Hall 125, 35 Quincy Street, Cambridge, MA 02138
The final lecture explores the plantation as an ideal-type of colonial governance and capitalist ordering through the lens of a strange historic coincidence. In 1683 the City of Amsterdam acquired a 1/3 part...
The Harvard Graduate Student Conference on International and Global History (Con-IH) is organized by Harvard graduate students who are immersed in the field of international history. The conference selects 12 graduate students from around the world to participate in a two-day conference to present and discuss cutting-edge scholarship in various themes of international and global history.
For the past two decades, Con-IH has been generously supported by various centers at Harvard including the Harvard History Department, the Weatherhead Center for International...