Past Events for the Georgia Workshop

in Early American History and Culture

22 August 2003

Jack P. Greene (History Dept., John Hopkins University)

Arenas of Asiatic Plunder PDF

Chapter four of his upcomming book "Speaking of Empire" PDF

 

26 September 2003

Greg Nobles (History Dept., Georgia Tech)

A Class Act: Redefining “Deference” in Early American History

Part 1 PDF

Part 2 PDF

 

10 October 2003

John Barrington (History Dept., Furman University)

Anti-popery, Race, and National Identity in the Lower South, 1739-1763 PDF

 

5 December 2003

Michael Moran (English Dept., University of Georgia)

Explaining Thomas Harriot’s Briefe and True Report on the New Found Land of Virginia HTML

 

23 January 2004, LeConte Hall Room 201, from 3-5 p.m.

Wythe Holt (University of Alabama Law School)

"The Whiskey Rebellion of 1794: A Democratic Working-Class Insurrection" PDF

 

5 March 2004, Tate Center, Room 143, from 3-5 p. m.

Eugene Genovese (Georgia Center Schools)

"The Most Boisterous Passions": Southern Responses to Thomas Jefferson's Critique of Slavery PDF

 

19 March 2004, Park Hall, Rm. 261, from 3-5 p.m.

Fran Teague (English Department, University of Georgia)

"Shakespeare and America" PDF

 

23 April 2004, Location, LeConte Hall, Rm. 102, from 3-5 p.m.

Peter Thompson (Oxford University, McNeil Center)

"New Perspectives on Bacon's Rebellion" PDF

 

27 August 2004, LeConte Hall, Rm. 201, from 3:30-5:30 p.m.

Peter Moore (Georgia Southern University)

"Reassessing the Religious History of the Eighteenth Century South" PDF

 

24 September 2004, LeConte Hall, Rm. 320, from 3:30-5:30 p.m.

Michael Winship (University of Georgia)

"Godly Republicanism and the Foundations of the Massachusetts Polity"

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12 November 2004, LeConte Hall, Rm. 320, from 3:30-5:30 p.m.

Jonathan Beecher Field (Clemson University)

"A Key for the Gate: Roger Williams, Parliament, & Providence" PDF

 

3 December 2004, LeConte Hall, Rm. 320, from 3:30-5:30 p.m.

Sally Hadden (Florida State University)

"DeSaussure and Ford: A Charleston Law Firm of the 1790s" PDF

 

21 January 2005, LeConte Hall, Rm. 201, from 3:30-5:30 p.m.

Kathleen DuVal (University of North Carolina-Chapel Hill)

"Interconnectedness and Diversity in 'French Louisiana'" PDF

 

11 February 2005, LeConte Hall, Rm. 201, from 3:30-5:30 p.m.

Jane Kamensky (Brandeis University)

"Tower and Pyramid: The First Collapse of the Boston Exchange Coffee House"

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25 March 2005, LeConte Hall, Rm. 201, from 3:30-5:30 p.m.

  Ken Lockridge (University of Montana)

"Overcoming Nausea: The Brothers Hesselius and the Great American Mystery."

Common-Place.org · vol. 4 · no. 2 · (January 2004) PDF

 

April 22, 2005, LeConte Hall, Rm. 201, from 3:30-5:30 p.m.

Laura Edwards (Duke University)

"Excavating the Local State from Beneath the Layers of Southern History:

Law and Governance in the Carolinas, 1787-1830." PDF

 

26 August 2005, LeConte Hall, Room 320, 3:30-5:30 p.m.

Colleen E. Terrell (Georgia Institute of Technology)

“Beginning the World Anew: The Mechanics of Creativity in Early America” PDF

 

14 October 2005, LeConte Hall, Room 201, 3:30-5:30 p.m.

Susan Branson (Syracuse University)

"Sex, Scandal, Violence, and other Middle-Class Pastimes in

The History of the Celebrated Mrs. Ann Carson" PDF

 

2 December 2005, LeConte Hall, Room 201, 2:00-4:00 p.m.

David Eltis (Emory University)

"The African Contribution to Rice Cultivation in the Americas" PDF

Co-Authored with Philip Morgan (Princeton) and David Richardson (University of Hull)

 

24 February, 2006, LeConte Hall, Room 320, 3:30-5:30 p.m.

Keith Pacholl (West Georgia)

"'Something to please everyone:' Selling Religion in Eighteenth-Century America" PDF

 

31 March, 2006, LeConte Hall, Room 320, 3:30-5:30 p.m.

Richard Dunn (American Philosophical Society)

"The Demographic Structure of American Slavery: Jamaica versus Virginia" PDF

 

5 May 2006, LeConte Hall, Room 320, 3:30-5:30 p.m.

Kenneth Banks (Fellow, American Antiquarian Society)

"The Transformation of Contraband Commerce in the Late Seventeenth-Century Atlantic World" PDF

 

229 September 2006, LeConte Hall Room 201, 3:30-5:30 p.m.

Josh Rothman (Univeristy of Alabama)

"The Hazards of the Flush Times: Gambling, Mob Violence, and the Anxieties of America's Market Revolution" PDF

 

10 November 2006, LeConte Hall Room 201, 3:30-5:30 p.m.

Patrick Erben (Univeristy of West Georgia)

"'What will become of Pennsylvania?': English Quakers, German Sectarians, and the Common Language of Suffering For Peace" PDF

 

1 December 2006, LeConte Hall Room 320, 3:30-5:30 p.m.

David Hsiung (Juniata College)

"Food, Fuel, and the New England Environment in the War for Independence, 1775-1776."  

PDF

((Cosponsored by the Georgia Workshop in the History of Agriculture and the Environment)

 

26 January 2007, LeConte Hall Room 320, 3:30-5:30 p.m.

Ed White (University of Florida)

"Crevecoeur in the Wyoming Valley" PDF

 

23 March 2007, LeConte Hall Room 320, 3:30-5:30 p.m.

"Domestic Rituals: Baptism and Marriage in British Plantation Colonies, 1650-1780"

Nicholas Beasley (Emory University) PDF

 

13 April 2007, LeConte Hall Room 320, 3:30-5:30 p.m.

"The Mysterious 1688 Journey of M. Lahontan"

Peter Wood (Duke University) PDF

Authors Note: The best way for people to see an English edition of the map in question is to Google "Lahontan Map" and then click on the Newberry Library item, which will take you to a brief discussion of six early maps.  The Lahontan map is at the bottom, number six, and it can be printed out from there.  

Page on Newberry site is: http://www.newberry.org/smith/slidesets/ss22.html

 

4 May 2007, LeConte Hall Room 320, 3:30-5:30 p.m.

Mary Mitchell (University of New Orleans)

"As We Found Them and As They Are Now" PDF

Images for Paper PDF

 

12 October 2007, LeConte Hall Room 320, 3:30-5:30 p.m.

Matthew Jennings (Macon State College)

"New Worlds of Violence in the Southeast" PDF

 

24 October 2007, LeConte Hall Room 320, 3:30-5:30 p.m.

Allan Kulikoff (University of Georgia)

"Ben Franklin and the American Dream" PDF

 

7 December 2007, LeConte Hall Room 320, 3:30-5:30 p.m.

Seth Rockman (Brown University)

"Political, Religious, & Moral Questions are Commodities

That We Do Not Deal In As A Co. " PDF

 

25 January 2008, LeConte Hall Room 320, 3:30-5:30 p.m.

Carla Gerona (Georgia Institute of Technology)

"He did not know what other things his wife did' (Or did he?): Women, Kinship, Laws, and Lawlessness on the East Texas

Borderlands." PDF

 

22 February 2008, LeConte Hall Room 320, 3:30-5:30 p.m.

Mark A. Peterson (University of California, Berkeley)

"Cutting Off the Circulation: The Destruction of Phillis Wheatley's Transatlantic World, 1761-1784." PDF

 

28 March 2008, LeConte Hall Room 320, 3:30-5:30 p.m.

Karen Sivertsen (University of Georgia)

"An Uneasy Connection." PDF

 

25 April 2008, LeConte Hall Room 320, 3:30-5:30 p.m.

Juliana Barr (University of Florida)

"La Dama Azul (The Lady in Blue): Spanish Saint or Indian Demon?"

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22 August 2008, LeConte Hall Room 320, 3:30-5:30 p.m.

Chloe Wigston Smith (University of Georgia)

"Clothes without Bodies: Objects, Humans, and the Marketplace in Eighteenth-Century It-Narratives and Trade Cards"

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12 September 2008, LeConte Hall Room 320, 3:00-5:00 PM

Woody Holton (University of Richmond)

"Abigail Adams, Entrepreneur" PDF

 

24 October 2008, LeConte Hall Room 320, 3:30-5:30 PM

Jon Sensbach (University of Florida)

A Land “Wholly Laid Waste”:
Religious Violence and the
Transformation of the Early American South
PDF

 

27 February 2009, LeConte Hall Room 320, 3:30-5:30 PM

Robert Desrochers (Emory University)

"Periphery As Center:  Slavery, Print, and Identity in the British Atlantic, 1704-1763." PDF

 

3 April 2009, LeConte Hall Room 320, 3:30-5:30 PM

Greg O'Brien (UNC-Greensboro)

"The Great Choctaw-Chickasaw Peace and the War that Made It Possible" PDF

 

24 April 2009, LeConte Hall Room 320, 3:30-5:30 PM

Lucy Murphy (Ohio State University)

“Damned Yankee Court and Jury”: Colonization and Resistance in
Nineteenth-Century Wisconsin
PDF

 

8 May 2009, LeConte Hall Room 320, 3:30-5:30 PM

Jim Gigantino (University of Georgia)

"Creating Freedom North of Mason-Dixon: New Jersey's Era of Abolition"

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26 February 2010, LeConte Hall Room 102, 3:30-5:30 PM

John Juricek (Emory University)

"Introduction to his forthcoming book,

Colonial Georgia and the Creeks: Anglo-Indian Diplomacy on the Southern Frontier, 1733-1763 (Univ. Press of Florida)" PDF

 

29 April 2010, LeConte 322, 3:30-5:30 PM

Thomas Chase Hagood (University of Georgia)

'I look upon the long journey, through the wilderness, with much pleasure:'

Measuring the Landscapes of Tuscaloosa Migrations"

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