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Lent

Unless otherwise specified, seminars take place on Monday between 5pm - 6.45pm in the Old Combination Room, Trinity College

Research Seminar Series 1Research Seminar Series 2

21 January

Max Weber's Political Thought and the First World War

Duncan Kelly (Cambridge)

28 January

Cancelled: Banu Turnaoğlu (Cambridge)

Dr. Turnaoğlu will instead be speaking on this date at the Centenary Conference on Max
Weber's Politics as a Vocation lecture, taking place at Trinity Hall. For registration please see here.

4 February

Spectacular Black Death: Lynching, Lethal Police Violence and the Black Female Body


Shatema Threadcraft (Dartmouth)
Introduction

11 February

1789 in 1954: Human Rights and the Algerian Revolution

Emma Mackinnon (Cambridge)

Introduction
Paper download: Cambridge | Visitor

Commentator: Arthur Asseraf

18 February

Karl Marx and the Cycles of American Capitalism

Andrew Hartman (Illinois State)
Introduction

Joint with US History Seminar

25 February

Affairs of Humanity: Arguing for Humanitarian Intervention in Britain and Europe, 1698-1715

Catherine Arnold (Memphis)
Introduction

Paper download: Cambridge | Visitor

Commentator: Annabel Brett (Cambridge)

4 March

The Three Pillars of Liberalism: Freedom, Markets, and Morals from the Enlightenment to the Present

Alan Kahan (Versailles/St. Quentin-en-Yvelines)
Introduction

Paper download: Cambridge | Visitor

Commentator: Lea Ypi (LSE)

11 March

Sovereignty as Constituent Power in Weimar Germany

Lucia Rubinelli (Cambridge)
Introduction

Paper download: Cambridge | Visitor

Commentator: Will Selinger (UCL)