Micro-history, Religion and the Cold War Professor Mario Del Pero (Science Po, Paris) will be discussing the experience of the evangelical “Church of Christ” in Italy, while contextualizing their experience within the early Cold War and its impact on Italian political and religious life. READ MORE
We Charge Genocide Anson Rabinbach (Princeton) discusses "We Charge Genocide": Racism, African-American Intellectuals & the Genocide Convention in the Cold War on Wednesday, April 13th. READ MORE
Lying About Hitler Please join us April 23rd for an afternoon lecture by Richard J Evans. Professor Evans will be discussing the recent film adaptation of Deborah Lipstadt-David Irving Holocaust-denial trial and the role of history in the trial. READ MORE


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Main Department Office 2115 Francis Scott Key Hall (301) 405-4265

Undergraduate Advising Office 2131C Francis Scott Key Hall (301) 405-0072

  Undergraduate Advising will be closed on Friday, March 9th for an event

Advising Spring 2018 Hours:

Monday 9-5, Tuesday 9-4, Wednesday and Thursday 9-3, Friday 9-5

Graduate Studies Office 2131 Francis Scott Key Hall (301) 405-4268


TLF 2110
Monday, April 23, 2018 - 4:00 PM to 5:30 PM
6137 McKeldin Library (Special Events Room)
Thursday, April 26, 2018 - 4:00 PM to 5:30 PM