Project Directors: James Delbourgo and Toby Jones

All seminars take place from 11:00 am - 12:30 pm on Tuesdsay in the RCHA's Seminar Room at 88 College Avenue unless noted otherwise.  They are followed by a catered lunch.  Papers for these meetings are available to be picked up at the RCHA one week prior to the seminar date.  Copies of the papers may also be obtained by contacting the RCHA at (848) 932-8701 or This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

February 10: Melissa Aronczyk (RCHA Faculty Fellow, Department of Journalism and Media Studies):
“Raw Materials: Natural Resources, Technological Discourse, and the Making of a National Identity"
February 24: Stephen Milder (RCHA Postdoctoral Fellow):
"Greening Democracy:  The Movement against Nuclear Energy and the Emergence of Political Environmentalism in Western Europe, 1968 – 1983”
March 10: Andrew Cavin (RCHA Postdoctoral Fellow):
“Liminal Anxieties: Race and Culture in Imperial German Ethnology and Society”
March 31: David Singerman (RCHA Postdoctoral Fellow):
"Secret Agents of the Gilded Age"
April 14: Donna Murch (Department of History, Rutgers):
"Crack in Los Angeles: Policing the Crisis and the War on Drugs"
April 28: Cameron Blevins (RCHA Associate Fellow):
“The U.S. Postal Network and the Integration of the American West”