Washington Early American Seminar Series Fall 2020

September 18: 4 p.m. via Zoom. Vivian Bruce Conger (Ithaca College): “Self-Fashioning and the Intergenerational Gendered Body in Eighteenth-Century Philadelphia.” Respondent: Katie Labor (Maryland) 



October 23: 4 p.m. via Zoom and in partnership with the Fred W. Smith Library at George Washington's Mount Vernon. Travis Glasson (Temple University): “'A ‘Neutral and Equivocal Character’: Peter Van Schaack and the Price of Conscience in the American Revolution." Respondent: Derek Litvak (Maryland)


Oct 30-Oct 31: WEAS Mini-Conference. Details TBA


November 13: 4 p.m. via Zoom. Marcus P. Nevius (University of Rhode Island): “'An Intire Tax': Dismal Plantation and the Question of Petit Marronage, 1760s to the 1790s." Respondent: Taylor Kocher (Maryland)