American Studies Spring Conference: Twice Told Tales

9:30 AM Coffee

10:00 AM Richard Candida Smith (History): Making Latin American Allies Visible: Genevieve Naylor's Photography Mission to Brazil, 1941-1943

10:40 Peter Glazer (Theatre): Americans in the Spanish Civil War, Berkeley 2016

11:20 Hertha Sweet Wong (English): Refracting the Ethnographic Gaze: A Zanzibari Explorer in England and a First Nation Trickster Interlocutor in Canada


2:00 PM Stephanie E. Jones-Rogers (History): Rethinking Sexual Violence and the Marketplace of Slavery: White Women, the Slave Market and Enslaved People’s Sexualized Bodies in the Nineteenth-Century South

2:40 Caitlin Rosenthal (History): Accounting for Slavery: Masters and Management

3:20 Louise Mozingo (Landscape Architecture): “Drains to the Bay”: East Bay Creeks and the Remaking of Urban Watersheds

4:00 Wine & Cheese Reception

Event Contact:, 510-642-9320

Friday, May 4, 2018 - 9:30am
Women's Faculty Club Lounge