Past Workshops

Transitions and Transformations in the U.S. Imperial State

Presented by the University of Wisconsin-Madison's Center for the Humanities, The Harvey Goldberg Center for the Study of Contemporary History, History Department, and the AW Mellon Interdisciplinary Workshops in the Humanities. Thanks to generous support by the College of Letters and Science, Anonymous Fund, Brittingham Fund, and The Robert Turell Fund of the Department of Medical History and Bioethics.

A Three Day International Conference

All events free and open to the public.

Reading Imperial Transitions: Spanish Contraction, British Expansion & American Irruption

Keynote speaker Josep M. Fradera, Pompeu Fabra University, Barcelona
Thursday, November 9, 2006 @ 5:00 PM
121 Pyle Center

Transition from Spanish to American Empire

A panel discussion
Thursday, November 9, 2006 @ 7:30 PM
121 Pyle Center

Policing, Education, Race, and Public Health in the early U.S. Empire in the Caribbean & Pacific

Panel discussions
Friday, November 10, 2006 @ 8:30 AM - 12:15 PM, 1:00 - 5:30 PM
16 Friedrick Center

Constitutional Law, Military, and Environmental Management in the early U.S. Empire in the Caribbean & Pacific

Panel discussions
Saturday, November 11, 2006 @ 8:30 AM - 12:15 PM, 1:00 - 5:30 PM
206 Ingraham