Third Friday Series

Third Friday Series 2020-2021

In the 2020-2021 academic year, the history department inaugurated a series of student faculty discussions of contemporary issues in historical context that meets the third Friday of each block. The topics and resources for these discussions are listed below.

Block 6: National Memory and Forgetting in Late 20th and Early 21st Century Europe


Block 5: The Capitol Insurrection, White Nationalism, and Its Historical Precedents


Block 4: The Invention and Meaning of Thanksgiving 


Block 3: History, Historiography and Politics


Block 2: Sinophobia and Anti-Asian Racism


Block 1: Caste & America: The Work of Isabel Wilkerson 

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