Events & seminars 2020

*The Economic and Social History seminar programme gratefully acknowledges the support of the MacFie Bequest, named after Professor Alec MacFie, Adam Smith Professor of Political Economy at the University from 1945 to 1958. 

All seminars will take place via Zoom. To participate please contact Dr Ewan Gibbs

Leaflet with information of ESH seminars 2020/21 semester 1

Thursday 29 October, 3pm
Katie Batza (University of Kansas) 
Building Everything with Nothing: Medical Infrastructure in the Early AIDS Epidemic in the Central United States

Thursday 5 November, 3pm
Kate Brown (MIT)
Chernobyl: The Great Acceleration and the Anthropocene

Thursday 26 November, 11am
Ravi Ahuja (University of Gottingen)
The 'Natives' of the S.S. Egypt: Steamship Labour and Racial Management in the British Empire