Omohundro Institute of Early American History & Culture

Leading Early American Scholarship Since 1943


WMQ & EMSI Workshop—The Age of Revolutions

May 30–31, 2014 • The Huntington Library

Introduction | Program: May 30 • May 31
9:00–9:30 a.m.
Coffee
9:30–10:30 a.m.
Session 6

Chair: Peter C. Mancall, Early Modern Studies Institute

Julia Gaffield, Jane Kamensky, and Susan S. Lanser, “What We Saw at the Revolutions: A Field Report”
Brandeis University

10:30–11:30
Session 7

Chair: Peter C. Mancall, Early Modern Studies Institute

Kate Carté Engel, “‘The Cause of True Religion’: International Protestantism and the American Revolution”
Southern Methodist University

Janet Polasky, University of New Hampshire, Respondent

11:30–12:00 p.m.
Coffee
12:00–1:00
Session 8

Chair: Peter C. Mancall, Early Modern Studies Institute

Nathan Perl-Rosenthal, “Seafarers and the Navigation of Citizenship in the 1790s”
University of Southern California

Bronwen Everill, King’s College London, Respondent

1:00–2:30
Lunch
2:30–3:30
Session 9

Chair: Peter C. Mancall, Early Modern Studies Institute

Natale Zappia, “Revolutions in the Grass: Politics and Food Systems in Continental North America, 1763–1848”
Whittier College

Edward Rugemer, Yale University, Respondent

3:30–4:30
Final Discussion

Sarah Knott, Indiana University