Seminar: “Approaches to Global History” (Weatherhead Initiative on Global History, Harvard Univrsity)

For readers of the Global History Blog based in Cambridge, Massachusetts, here’s a recent call for seminar series titled “Approaches to Global History” by The Weatherhead Initiative on Global History (WIGH) at Harvard University on alternate Mondays, 4-6pm, during  the Fall and Spring Semesters of the 2016-17 academic year. Program: Oct. 31 — Sebastian Schmidt (Department of History, Massachusetts … Continue reading Seminar: “Approaches to Global History” (Weatherhead Initiative on Global History, Harvard Univrsity)

Weatherhead Initiative on Global History Fellowship 2017-2018 (Harvard University)

For those readers of the Global History Blog looking for a post-doctoral fellowship or a chance to engage with the vibrant international and global history community at Harvard University, here’s the perfect opportunity – the Global History Fellowships of The Weatherhead Initiative on Global History (WIGH) at Harvard University. (Readers of the Global History Forum might … Continue reading Weatherhead Initiative on Global History Fellowship 2017-2018 (Harvard University)

Weatherhead Initiative on Global History Fellowship (Harvard University)

If you’ve been following our blog at the Toynbee Prize Foundation, you will have noticed that several of our longer Global History Forum pieces, like the interviews with Steven Serels and Julio Robert Decker, or our review of Sven Beckert’s Empire of Cotton, have touched on scholars involved with the Weatherhead Initiative on Global History at … Continue reading Weatherhead Initiative on Global History Fellowship (Harvard University)

Harvard Magazine Article Explores Global History Today

Followers of the Toynbee Prize Foundation’s activities will be interested to know that there’s an excellent in-depth feature article in Harvard Magazine–an independent journal founded by Crimson alumni–covering the state of global history today, at least through the lens of activities in Cambridge. The piece covers the work of several global historians today: Sven Beckert and … Continue reading Harvard Magazine Article Explores Global History Today