Annenberg Seminar: A Discussion of the History of Genocide and Humanitarianism

Tue, 02/12/2019 - 4:30pm - 6:00pm
College Hall 209

Annenberg Seminar:

Dirk Moses, Professor of Modern History, University of Sydney

and

Samuel Moyn, Professor of Law and History, Yale University

"A Discussion of the HIstory of Genocide and Humanitarianism"

Date: February 12, 2019

Time: 4:30PM

Location: College Hall 209

For more information please visit https://www.history.upenn.edu/calendar/annenberg-seminar-history

Annenberg Seminar: Roundtable Discussion: Writing the History of Money: Perspectives from Japan and France

Tue, 12/04/2018 - 4:30pm - 6:00pm
College Hall 209

Annenberg Seminar:

Federico Marcon, Associate Professor of East Asian Studies and History, Princeton University

and

Rebecca L. Spang, Professor of History, Indiana University

Roundtable Discussion: "Writing the History of Money: Perspectives from Japan and France"

Date: December 4, 2018

Time: 4:30PM

Location: College Hall 209

For more information please visit https://www.history.upenn.edu/calendar/annenberg-seminar-history

Annenberg Seminar: Talking Back to Thomas Jefferson: African American Nationalism in the New Republic

Tue, 10/16/2018 - 4:30pm - 6:00pm
College Hall 209

Annenberg Seminar:

Mia Bay, Roy F. and Jeannette P. Nichols Chair in American History, University of Pennsylvania

"Talking Back to Thomas Jefferson: African American Nationalism in the New Republic, 1776-1808"

Date: October 16, 2018

Time: 4:30PM

Location: College Hall 209

For more information please visit https://www.history.upenn.edu/calendar/annenberg-seminar-history

Annenberg Seminar: Newer Women and Newer Men in Interwar Britain

Tue, 09/11/2018 - 4:30pm - 6:00pm
College Hall 209

Annenberg Seminar:

Reba N. Soffer, Professor Emerita, California State University, Northridge

"Newer Women and Newer Men in Interwar Britain"

Date: September 11, 2018

Time: 4:30PM

Location: College Hall 209

For more information please visit https://www.history.upenn.edu/calendar/annenberg-seminar-history

Conor Donnan awarded two graduate fellowships

Mon, 07/23/2018

Conor Donnan has been awarded two graduate fellowships for 2018-19, one at Perry World House and the other at the Collegium Institute.

Melissa Teixeira

Assistant Professor of History
College Hall 206 F
mteixeir@sas.upenn.edu

 

Selected Publications: 

“Making a Brazilian New Deal: Oliveira Vianna and the Transnational Sources of Brazil’s Corporatist Experiment,” Journal of Latin American Studies (2018): 1-29.

Roquinaldo Ferreira

Henry Charles Lea Professor of History
College Hall-306D
rfer@sas.upenn.edu

Ferreira specializes in African, Atlantic and Brazilian History. He received his PhD in African History from UCLA in 2003.

Brent Cebul

Twentieth-century U.S.; political; capitalism, business and political economy; urban and regional
Assistant Professor of History
College Hall 216 D
bcebul@sas.upenn.edu

Brent Cebul is a historian of twentieth century U.S. history with a focus on state formation, economic development, inequality, and federalism. His research and teaching particularly address urban and metropolitan history, political history, race and identity in American politics, business history and capitalism, contemporary political and policy debates in historical perspective, and digital history.

Selected Publications: 

 Shaped by the State: Toward a New Political History of the Twentieth Century, edited with Lily Gesimer and Mason B. Williams (University of Chicago Press, forthcoming 2018)

"Creative Competition: Georgia Power, the Tennessee Valley Authority, and the Creation of a Rural Consumer Economy, 1934-1955," Journal of American History, Vol. 105, Issue 1, June 2018, 45-70

“Clio and the Compound Republic,” Publius: The Journal of Federalism, (2017) 47 (2): 235-259, with Karen Tani and Mason B. Williams

“The Antigovernment Impulse: The Modern Presidency, the Market, and the Splintering Common Good,” in Roger Biles and Mark Rose, eds., The President and American Capitalism Since 1945 (University Press of Florida, 2017)

“‘They were the moving spirits’: Business and Supply-Side Liberalism in the Postwar South,” in Kim Phillips-Fein and Richard John, eds., Capital Gains: Business and Politics in the Twentieth Century (University of Pennsylvania Press, 2016)

Courses Taught: 

HIST 356 Age of Reagan: U.S. Politics and Society, 1960-2001

HIST 153/URB 104 Transformations of Urban America, 1945-Present

HIST ### History Behind the Headlines: Contemporary Political and Policy Debates in Historical Perspective

Oscar Aguirre Mandujano

Assistant Professor of History
College Hall 208 D
oscaragm@sas.upenn.edu

 

Research Interests: 

 

• Ottoman cultural and intellectual history

• Book cultures of the Islamic world

• Animal-human relations in Anatolia and Central Asia

• History of the Silk Road and Central Asia

• Jews, Christians, and other religious minorities in the Ottoman Empire

 

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