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Samuel Finkelman has been accepted to participate in a week-long 2020 Jack and Anita Hess Faculty Seminar, Between Enemy Combatant and Racial ‘Other’: Nazi Persecution of Soviet POWs, hosted by the Jack, Joseph and Morton Mandel Center for Advanced Holocaus
Two Penn historians – Warren Breckman and Antonio Feros - behind the publication of works on modern European thought and the Iberian world
Cambridge History of Modern European Thought:
In a Q&A in Penn Today, Professor Mary Frances Berry compares the case against Trump to three other presidents who were threatened with removal.
Faculty Spotlight: Anne Berg, an expert in the Nazi regime, waste, recycling, and environmentalism, joins the History Department
Amy Offner's new book tells the untold story of how U.S. development efforts in postwar Latin America helped lead to the dismantling of the U.S. welfare state
In her new book, Amy Offner tells the untold story of how U.S. development efforts in postwar Latin America helped lead to the dismantling of the U.S.
Margarita Ortiz conducted a comprehensive survey of 18 sites as a summer intern for Historic Germantown in her hometown of Philadelphia.
Seok-Min Yun (2019 PhD) appointed Lecturer at Underwood International College. Seok-Min recently defended his dissertation, "Utopia Uncovenanted: James Harrington's Commonwealth of Oceana (1656) and the Remaking of Anglo-Scottish Relations" this past April.
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Historical Perspectives on State and Federal Interventions Into Casualty Loss Insurance, 1870s to the Present
Kathryn Hempstead, Robert Wood Johnson Foundation
Celebrating New Penn Faculty Books
Eiichiro Azuma, University of Pennsylvania, Kathleen M. Brown, University of Pennsylvania, Amy C. Offner, University of Pennsylvania, Barbara Weinstein, NYU
Eiichiro Azuma (University of Pennsylvania), author of In Search of our Frontier: Japanese America and Settler Colonialism in the Construction of Japan's Borderless Empire (California 2019) in conversation…