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Lectures and Symposia

May 1-3, 2014

The Future of Atlantic, Transnational, and World History

University Club
University of Pittsburgh
Times: Please go to the following link to view program times: http://www.history.pitt.edu/conference/index.php

The Department of History and the World History Center present an international conference featuring keynote speakers Marcel van der Linden (International Institute of Social History), Lara Putnam (University of Pittsburgh), Richard Drayton (King's College London), and Vincent Brown (Harvard University), on the themes labor, race, empire, and resistance.

The conference will explore four related themes in Atlantic, transnational, and world history, each introduced by a keynote speaker and commentator:

Labor: Marcel van der Linden (International Institute for Social History)
Race:Lara Putnam (University of Pittsburgh)
Empire: Richard Drayton (Kings College London)
Resistance: Vincent Brown (Harvard University)

For more information contact:
Marcus Rediker
Department of History
(412) 648-7477
marcusrediker@yahoo.com