Vagantes Grad Student Conference at UF

The Vagantes Graduate Student Conference in Medieval Studies will be held at the University of Florida on February 19, 20, and 21 2015. In addition to thirty papers on a… Read More

Material Culture Conference

Conference on Material Culture in Late Antiquity

The Center for the Humanities and the Public Sphere (Rothman Endowment) is proud to sponsor a brief conference entitled, “Material Culture in Late Antiquity: Continuities and Change” on Saturday, 7 February 2015… Read More


Lillian Guerra on Cuba After Fidel

What will happen to Cuba after the death of Fidel Castro?  UF historian Dr. Lillian Guerra addresses that question in a recent piece written for the Huffington Post.  As a… Read More


Ari Joskowicz on Jewish-Catholic Relations

Please join us for a lecture by Dr. Ari Joskowicz entitled, “Who to Exclude in Order to Belong,” to be held on 2 February 2015 at 4:00 pm in Room… Read More


Luise White’s New Book on Sovereignty

Congrats to Dr. Luise  White, who is publishing her new book,  Unpopular Sovereignty: Rhodesian Independence and African Decolonization, with the University of Chicago Press.  White challenges the traditional narrative that describes… Read More