The Milton Plesur Conference is a graduate conference dedicated to interdisciplinary approaches in the study of history. The conference is not restricted to any discipline, chronological period or geographic area. We invite paper and panel submissions from all areas of historical study. Panels will be organized along the lines of, but not limited to, the following:
Imperialism and Postcoloniality
Literature and Popular Culture
Ethnicity, Race, and Class
Economic Development, Industrialization, and Modernization
Gender and Sexuality
The Body and Identity
History of Science and Medicine
Theory and Method
Deadline for Abstracts: December 31st, 2002
Please send 250 word abstracts for papers or information on panel proposals to either the address or the email below by the date listed above.
The conference will run February 21st-23rd, 2003 at the State University of New York at Buffalo.
On February 21, 2002, David Thelen, Professor of History, Indiana University and former editor of the Journal of American History, will give the keynote address.
12th Annual Milton Plesur Graduate Conference
Department of History, Rm. 546 Park Hall
State University of New York at Buffalo
Buffalo, New York 14260-4130
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