Atlantic Workshop

Atlantic Workshop

Since 2014, I have run the Atlantic Workshop at the University of Minnesota with Joanne Jahnke-Wegner. We meet every other week throughout the academic year. We normally discuss works-in-progress, but we have also hosted discussions on teaching Atlantic history, blogging, and public engagement. You can see our current schedule of events here.

Our Spring 2018 Schedule:

January 19: Kirsten Fischer (University of Minnesota)

January 26: Ann Little (Colorado State University)

February 9: Nabil Matar (University of Minnesota), ‘The Reformation through Arab eyes’

February 16: Katharine Gerbner (University of Minnesota), ‘Missionaries and Maroons: The Religious Politics of Freedom in 18th c Jamaica’

March 9: Jess Farrell (University of Minnesota)

March 23: Colleen Stockman (University of Minnesota)

March 30: James Robertson (University of the West Indies – Mona), A “Coromantee” uprising in St. Mary’s Parish, Jamaica, in 1765

April 6: Joanne Jahnke-Wegner (University of Minnesota)

April 20: TBD

May 4: Sarah Chambers (University of Minnesota)