American History Research Seminar

ahrs mt2020

Trinity term 2021

All seminars will be held on Zoom at 1pm (except where noted) on the following Tuesdays. All are welcome to these seminars. To receive Zoom links and pre-circulated papers, please join the AHRS mailing list by sending a blank email to: ahrs-subscribe [at]

For any other questions, please contact daniel.rowe [at]

Maximilien Zahnd, RAI Fellow in Residence
27 Apr: ‘Settler Colonialism, Alaska Natives, and Tribal Sovereignty: The Socio-Legal History of the Native Village of Venetie Tribal Government’

Emma Teitelman, Cambridge
4 May: ‘Class and State in America's Greater Reconstruction’

Jonathan Bell, UCL
3pm, 11 May: ‘“The importance of money in the therapeutic relationship”: sexual health services and the politics of LGBTQ rights in 1970s and 80s America’

Uta Balbier, Kings College London
18 May: ‘Safari for Souls: Billy Graham, US Evangelicalism, and the Cold War in Africa’

Michael S. Foley, Université Grenoble Alpes
25 May: ‘Johnny Cash and Black Lives’