2008-09

Eliga Gould, Associate Professor of History, University of New Hampshire
“The World of the American Revolution.”

David Armitage, Lloyd C. Blankfein Professor of History, Harvard University
“The Idea of Civil War from Rome to Iraq.”

Linda Heywood, Professor of History, Boston University
“Queen Njinga a Mbandi in Contemporary Angola: the Making of a National Heroine.”

Eric Weitz, Distinguished McKnight University Professor, University of Minnesota
“In the Vortex of Nations and Empires: A Revisionist History of Human Rights from the French Revolution to the Present.”

Niall Ferguson, Laurence A. Tisch Professor of History, Harvard University
“The War of the World: A Failed Attempt at Global History.”