Graduate Student Forum

    Colonial Society of Massachusetts

    Graduate Student Forum

    June 7, 2019

    The forum is free and open to the public. 

     

    Turning to China     9:15 to 10:30

    Anthony E. Guidone, George Mason University

    America’s First Global City: Salem, Massachusetts, 1790-1830

     

    Simon H. Sun, Harvard University

           Thomas Jefferson’s Hau Kiou Choaan: China in Early American Life and Thought

     

    Law and Disorder in the Colonial Northeast    10:45 to 12 noon

    Arinn Amer, City University of New York

    Tar & Feathers:  Colonial Culture and the Making of Patriot Violence

    Nicole Breault, University of Connecticut

    Keeping Order: The Night Watch of Early Boston

     

    Lunch Break

     

    Elite and Popular Culture in Early America    1:15 to 2:30

     

    George D. Elliott, Brown University

    Alchemy and Household Science in 17th-Century Connecticut

    Lance BoosStony Brook University

          Print and Performance: The Development of a British-American Musical Marketplace in the 18th-Century 

     

    Final Reflections    3 pm

     

    Marla R Miller

    Associate Chair, Director of the Public History Program,

    and Professor of History, University of Massachusetts