Cemil Aydin, Associate Professor, University of North Carolina
“The ‘Muslim World’ as a Question of Global Intellectual History”

Matin Klimke, German Historical Institute
“Transnational Alliances: The African American Freedom Struggle and Germany”

Prasannan Parthasarthi, Associate Professor, Boston College
“Why Europe Grew Rich and Asia Did Not”

Jeremy Prestholdt, University of California, San Diego
“Resurrecting Che: Popular Heroes and the Transnational Imagination since the Sixties”

Damon Salesa, Associate Professor, University of Michigan
“Native Seas: the Pacific and the ‘Oceanic Turn’ in Global History”