Ancient Societies Workshop 2017–18 Theme: “Slavery, Dependency, and Genocide in the Ancient and Premodern World.” READ MORE

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Korean circular world map. Literally: “Complete map of the world beneath the heavens"
“Provincialising pre-modern Europe: Can we free slavery, genocide, gender, etc from western Enlightenment categories?” With commentary by James Scott, Yale Friday March 30,...
Painting of a seated woman playing a kithara
Dr. Hilary Becker, Binghamton University. TUESDAY MARCH 6, 2018 5:30 PM PHELPS 207 (344 College St).
Statue of an official. Qin Dynasty, China.
Professor Robin D.S. Yates, McGill University. Friday March 9, 2018 12pm-2pm Phelps Hall, Room 401
The Tower of Babel By Pieter Brueghel the Elder
Michael Jursa, University of Vienna With commentary by James C. Scott, Yale Friday January 26, 2018 12pm-2pm Phelps Hall, Room 401 By Pieter Brueghel the Elder