What's on this week

1st Week Hilary (14-18 January)



15 January




Red, White, and Brew

Join RAI Director Halbert Jones and colleagues for coffee and conversation at this informal weekly gathering.




15 January



American History Research Seminar

Diana Paton (Edinburgh)

The driveress and the nurse: childcare and other work under Caribbean slavery


This paper will be pre-circulated.


The AHRS is a regular forum for the exchange of research, this term featuring a new time and some new formats, notably two sessions dedicated to pre-circulated papers. For further details on obtaining the pre-circulated papers, please contact the convenors:katherine.paugh@history.ox.ac.uk or stephen.tuffnell@history.ox.ac.uk.




15 January




American Literature Research Seminar

Jonathan Schroeder (Warwick)

The whiteness of the will: race and the matter of monomania




16 January



American Politics Graduate Seminar

Rivers Gambrell (Kellogg)

“All he wanted to talk about were the Redskins”: Richard Nixon and the politicisation of American football


The American Politics Graduate Seminar welcomes attendees to its weekly meetings, which feature presentations and discussions led by postgraduate, junior, and senior researchers whose work relates to U.S. politics. The seminar meets on Wednesdays from 1-2.30pm at the RAI; a sandwich lunch is provided.


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