Rethinking The Age of Revolution: Rights, Representation, and the Global Imaginary is a 2013–2014 John E. Sawyer Seminar on the Comparative Study of Culture sponsored by the Andrew W. Mellon Foundation at Brandeis University. Led by Professors Jane Kamensky and Susan S. Lanser, the seminar focuses on the Atlantic revolutions in America, France, and Haiti within a broad historical and multidisciplinary framework. You can read updates and scholarship at the seminar's blog.
The following events are open to the public. To find the location, see this map and information about visiting Brandeis. All events will be held in the Mandel Center for the Humanities.
Symposium: The Axes of Revolution: Space, Time, Idea
Dorris Garraway, Eliga H. Gould, Lynn Hunt
|Sept. 27||2:00–5:00 p.m.||Mandel G03|
Panel Discussion: People in Revolution
Kathleen DuVal, Amy Freund, Emma Rothschild
|Nov. 14||4:00–5:30 p.m.||Mandel 303|
Panel Discussion: Limits of Revolution
Christopher Leslie Brown, Suzanne DesanMalick W. Ghachem
|Feb. 27||4:00–5:30 p.m.||Mandel 303|
Symposium: The End(s) of Revolution
||April 25||2:00–5:00 p.m.||Mandel G03|
Links and other resources related to the seminar.
For more information, or to request e-mail updates about public events, please contact Dona DeLorenzo: