This long-standing series is the key intellectual forum for Stanford historians who study the African continent and its diaspora.
This lecture series brings distinguished researchers in Modern British History together with Stanford community.
This series includes lectures and conferences that focus on diverse issues in Digital History as a field.
The East Asian History Reading Group supports the informal intellectual community of professors and graduate students interested in East Asian history.
Eurasian Empires explores the connected and comparative history of empires in Eurasia, including ancient Greek and Middle Eastern empires, through early modern and modern Russian, Ottoman, Safavid/Qajar, Uzbek, Mughal, and Chinese empires.
The Gender History Workshop brings together Stanford historians from across geographic specialties to present their current research on the histories of women, gender, and sexuality.
Historical Conversations is a quarterly event series where Stanford History Faculty workshop their work-in-progress or recently published books.
Covid-19 has prompted many within the History Department to reflect on what our own areas of research can tell us about our current predicament.
The Slavery and Freedom research workshop offers a vital, interdisciplinary space for Stanford scholars to discuss the leading methodologies, approaches, debates, and innovations for the academic study of slavery and freedom in and beyond the Atlantic world in various modes, including archival research, public history, theory, and digital scholarship.
The U.S. History Workshop gathers faculty and graduate students to discuss works in progress and to foster intellectual community among scholars of U.S. history, as well as related fields and disciplines at Stanford.
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