Film Showing: "Koch"
Watch the film with the filmmaker, Neil Barsky.
Flom Auditorium, Walsh Library, Rose Hill, 4:30pm
Between East and West: The Contested Politics of Human Rights in Indonesia
November 20Dr. Bradley Simpson (University of Connecticut)
Phi Alpha Theta Lecture Series
Sponsored by the Dean's Office, Fordham College Rose Hill
Keating 1st, 2:00 pm
The Triconch Churches near Sohag, Upper Egypt
November 21Lecture by Dale Kinney (Bryn Mawr)
Sponsored by the Center for Medieval Studies
Walsh Library, O'Hare Special Collections Room, 12:45pm
The Differential Impact of the Medical Translations Coming out of Southern Italy, Spain and the Crusader Kingdoms in the 11th and 12th CenturiesLecture by Monica Green (Arizona State University)
Sponsored by the Center for Medieval Studies
McGinley Center, Faculty Lounge, 4:00pm
in memoriamAnne M. Mannion, 1936-2013
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Photo by Gina Vergel
We welcome Dr. Yuko Miki, who joins the department as Assistant Professor of Iberian Atlantic History.
We also welcome Dr. Alex Novikoff, Assistant Professor of Medieval Cultural/Intellectual History.
Fellowships and prizesHector Lindo-Fuentes: won the Alfred B. Thomas Award from the Southeastern Council of Latin American Studies for his book, co-authored with Erik Ching, Modernizing Minds in El Salvador: Education Reform and the Cold War, 1960-1980
Asif Siddiqi: Charles Lindbergh Chair in Aerospace History at the National Air & Space Museum in 2013-2014.
Susan Wabuda: Short-Term Fellowship at the Folger Shakespeare Library in Washington D.C., in February-April 2013.
Christopher Maginn: named the Irish American Cultural Institute/National University of Ireland Visiting Fellow in Irish Studies for 2013-2014.
Dr. Wolfgang P. Mueller: won a Marie Curie Senior Research Fellowship from the European Commission and the Gerda-Henkel Stiftung in Düsseldorf, Germany. It offers funding for two years of study (2013 and 2014) at the Leopold Wenger Institut für Rechtsgeschichte, University of Munich, Germany.
Dr. Daniel Soyer: City of Promises: A History of the Jews of New York (Deborah Dash Moore,general editor, NYU Press 2012), the three-volume set of which volume 2, The Emerging Metropolis: New York Jews in the Age of Immigration, 1840-1920, Dr. Soyer co-wrote with Annie Polland, has won the Everett Family Foundation Award for Jewish Book of the Year from the Jewish Book Council. TheEmerging Metropolis was a finalist for the JDC-Herbert Katzki Award for Writing Based on Archival Research, also from the Jewish Book Council.
Dr. Elizabeth Penry: named an International Cooperating Researcher of the National Museum of Ethnology, Osaka, Japan, (2012-2014) for a collaborative project titled “State, Community and Identity in the Modern Hispanic World: A Study of the Resettlement Policy in Spanish America.”
Dr. Rosemary Wakeman: named EURIAS Senior Fellow at the Netherlands Institute for Advanced Study in the Humanities and Social Sciences in 2012-2013.
Dr. Hector Lindo-Fuentes & Erik Ching Modernizing Minds in El Salvador: Education Reform and the Cold War, 1960-1980 (University of New Mexico Press, 2012)
Dr. Wolfgang Mueller: The Criminalization of Abortion in the West: Its Origins in Medieval Law (Ithaca, NY: Cornell University Press, 2012)
Dr. Christopher Maginn: William Cecil, Ireland, and the Tudor State (Oxford University Press, 2012)
Dr. Silvana Patriarca & Lucy Riall, eds: The Risorgimento Revisited. Nationalism and Culture in Nineteenth-Century Italy (Palgrave-Macmillan, 2012)
Louie Dean Valencia Garcia: featured in a Madrid newspaper article in June 2013 "Quiero escribir una historia de La Movida social y de la gente corriente."
Fordham graduate students win two of five fellowships awarded by the Library of Congress for research in the Prints and Photographs Devision. Click here for more information.
Dr. Saul Cornell: "A Well-Regulated Militia: The Second Amendment as History and Myth,"
Cornell College's Kollman Lecture. April 3.
Dr. Cornell spoke on the Second Amendment, gun regulation and its history.
Dr. Maryanne Kowaleski: "New Perspectives on Town and Country," Medieval Academy of America Annual Conference Presidential Address. April 6, 2013.
Dr. Paul Cimbala: has been appointed to the editorial board of The Georgia Historical Quarterly.
Dr. Maryanne Kowaleski: named the North American representative to the Scientific Committee of the Datini Institute in Prato, Italy
Dr. Asif Siddiqi: named to the MIT Space Policy and Society Research Group which produced a report on the space program for the incoming Obama administration.