Legal History Workshops

September 8, 2017

  • 3:30 pm to 5:00 pm

    To kick-off the semester, the Legal History Workshop is beginning with a workshop featuring one of our own, Brooke Depenbusch, Ph.D. Candidate, History, sharing the first (draft) chapter of her dissertation on general relief in the United States in the 20th century.

April 11, 2017

  • 3:30 pm to 5:00 pm

    The Program in Law and History is delighted to welcome Daniel LaChance, Assistant Professor of History, Emory University, for a discussion of his new book Executing Freedom: The Cultural Life of Capital Punishment in the United States (Chicago 2016).

December 9, 2016

December 2, 2016

November 4, 2016

  • 9:00 am to 10:30 am

    This draft syllabus explores ideas for a course on law, citizenship, and empire in American history. The course will have a secondary focus on public history. The goals for the course are twofold: first, to encourage students to engage with law’s role (and the role of people who shape law) in defining geographic and demographic borders.

October 21, 2016

September 30, 2016


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