H-France Salon, Vol. 12, Issue 8 (Week 4 of 4)

France and Beyond:
The Global World of the Ngāti Wīwī (The French)

The joint
66th Society for French Historical Studies Conference and
22nd George Rudé Seminar in French History and Civilisation

Week 4
27-31 July 2020


Keynote: “The Huguenots and the Fall of Louis XIV”

Robin Gwynn, Massey University
Introduction by Cynthia White, Pro-Vice Chancellor, College of Humanities and Social Sciences, Massey University

Moderator: Kirsty Carpenter, Massey University

Presented originally as a live webcast
Video (H-France Salon, Volume 12, Issue 8, #90)


Panel 25: “New Perspectives on Huguenots”

Thomas C. Sosnowski, Kent State University, “Views from the Mazarinades
Video (H-France Salon, Volume 12, Issue 8, #91)

Nora Baker, University of Oxford (Jesus College), “Violence, Victims, and Virtue in Huguenot Memoir”
Video (H-France Salon, Volume 12, Issue 8, #92)

Tommy Barr, Independent Artist, “The Huguenots and their legacy in Ireland”
Video (H-France Salon, Volume 12, Issue 8, #93)
Tommy Barr has provided a copy of the pamphlet for his exhibit Un Beau Refuge: Art from the legacy of the Huguenots.

Panel Discussion with guest Owen Stanwood, Boston College
Video (H-France Salon, Volume 12, Issue 8, #94)


Panel 26: “Feminism and Sex in Nineteenth- and Twentieth-Century France”

Jean Elisabeth Pedersen, Eastman School of Music, University of Rochester, “American Feminism and French Feminism at the International Council of Women, 1888-1914”
Video (H-France Salon, Volume 12, Issue 8, #95)

Judith Coffin, University of Texas Austin, “The Postwar Politics of Sex and Eros”
Video (H-France Salon, Volume 12, Issue 8, #96)

Alice Bullard, Human Rights Attorney, Washington DC, “‘Secularism is a Woman’s Issue’: Comparative Postcolonial Francophone Feminism”
Video (H-France Salon, Volume 12, Issue 8, #97)

Sarah Fishman, University of Houston, “Unexpected Ally: Marcelle Auclair of Marie-Claire on Birth Control and Abortion”
Video (H-France Salon, Volume 12, Issue 8, #98)

Panel Discussion with guest Sandrine Sanos, Texas A & M University
Video (H-France Salon, Volume 12, Issue 8, #99)


Panel 27: “Negotiating Boundaries of Belonging: Language, Gender, and Religious Dissent”

Anne-Hélène Miller, University of Tennessee, Knoxville, “Jean Gerson and the French Language: Reflections on Lay Devotion and Vernacular Literacy in Late Medieval France”
Video (H-France Salon, Volume 12, Issue 8, #100)

Jonathan A. Reid, East Carolina University, “One Thousand Evangelical Clerics and ‘The Coming of the Wars of Religion,’ 1520–1562”
Video (H-France Salon, Volume 12, Issue 8, #101)

Corinne Gressang, Erskine College, “Gabriel Gauchat: The Senses and Catholicism during the Reign of Terror”
Video (H-France Salon, Volume 12, Issue 8, #102)

Jonathan Smyth, Birkbeck College, University of London, “The Peripatetic Guillotine and the Cemeteries of Paris during the Revolution”
Video (H-France Salon, Volume 12, Issue 8, #103)

Panel discussion with guest Tracy Adams, University of Auckland
Video (H-France Salon, Volume 12, Issue 8, #104)


Panel 28: “Mysteries and Dreams: The French in New Zealand and the South Pacific”

Jann Matlock, University College London, “Desolate Islands: The Lapérouse Mystery, 1788-1828”
Video (H-France Salon, Volume 12, Issue 8, #105)

Ian Fookes, University of Auckland, “Autofiction in Noa Noa by Paul Gauguin and the figure of the exote in Victor Segalen’s Le Maître-du-jouir: Two visions of a certain ‘Gauguin’ ”
Video (H-France Salon, Volume 12, Issue 8, #106)

Alistair Watts, Massey University, “Options and opportunities for New Zealand and France 1918-1935: Les Liaisons dangereuses?”
Video (H-France Salon, Volume 12, Issue 8, #107)

Geoffrey Watson, Massey University, “New Zealand Perceptions of Pierre de Coubertin”
Video (H-France Salon, Volume 12, Issue 8, #108)

Panel discussion with guest Sylvie Largeaud-Ortega, University of French Polynesia
Video (H-France Salon, Volume 12, Issue 8, #109)


Panel 29: “France and Algeria: Nineteenth- and Twentieth-Century Interactions”

Andrew Bellisari, Fulbright University Vietnam, “A Tale of Two Mosques: Negotiating Postcolonial Sovereignty in Algeria and France”
Video (H-France Salon, Volume 12, Issue 8, #110)

Christina Carroll, Kalamazoo College, “Criticizing Colonial Practice and Redefining Empire: The Young Algerians, 1900-1914”
Video (H-France Salon, Volume 12, Issue 8, #111)

Sarah K. Miles, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, “The Edge of the Page: Francophone Anticolonial Solidarity and Magazines as Intellectual Borderlands in the 1960s”
Video (H-France Salon, Volume 12, Issue 8, #112)

Discussion among panel participants
Video (H-France Salon, Volume 12, Issue 8, #113)


Panel 30: “The French Revolution: Revisions and Precisions”

Robert H. Blackman, Hampden-Sydney College, “Will the Real Catiline Please Stand Up?” Framing Intimidation in the National Assembly of 1789”
Video (H-France Salon, Volume 12, Issue 8, #114)

DMG Sutherland, University of Maryland, “The Sacking of St. Lazarre, 12-13 July 1789”
Video (H-France Salon, Volume 12, Issue 8, #115)

Justine Carré Miller, Florida State University, “A Necessary Evil: Prostitution, Regulation, and Men’s Utopia in the Age of Enlightenment”
Video (H-France Salon, Volume 12, Issue 8, #116)

Ian Coller, University of California, Irvine, “Robespierre-Mahomet: Islam and the Framing of the Terror in the French Revolution”
Video (H-France Salon, Volume 12, Issue 8, #117)

Thomas E. Kaiser, University of Maryland, “Allies into Enemies: Imagining a Franco-Austrian War before the French Revolution”
Video (H-France Salon, Volume 12, Issue 8, #118)

Linda S. Frey, University of Montana, and Marsha L. Frey, Kansas State University, “‘Fools, Rogues, Protected Spies’: Diplomats during the French Revolution”
Paper (H-France Salon, Volume 12, Issue 8, #119)

Discussion among panel participants
Video (H-France Salon, Volume 12, Issue 8, #120)


Panel 31: “Dressing-Up: Costume and Image Creation in Nineteenth and Twentieth Century France”

Carol E. Harrison, University of South Carolina, “Costuming the Crimea: Zouave and Highlander Go to War”
Video (H-France Salon, Volume 12, Issue 8, #121)

Dantzel Cenatiempo, University of Washington, Seattle, “Dressing Up the Truth: Sarah Bernhardt as ‘little Madonna”’
Video (H-France Salon, Volume 12, Issue 8, #122)

Holly Grout, University of Alabama, “Dolls of the Grand Revue: Mistinguett, Josephine Baker and the Commodification of Celebrity”
Video (H-France Salon, Volume 12, Issue 8, #123)

Helen Gramotnev, Independent scholar, “Presentation: The Hatted Nude in the art of Belle Epoque Paris”
Video (H-France Salon, Volume 12, Issue 8, #124)

Discussion among panel participants
Video (H-France Salon, Volume 12, Issue 8, #125)


Webinar: Rainbow Warrior Incident Thirty-five Years Later

Presented originally as a live webcast
Video (H-France Salon, Volume 12, Issue 8, #126)

Introduction by Tracy Adams, University of Auckland

Discussants:

Roxanne Panchasi, Simon Fraser University (convener)
Ena Manuireva, Auckland University of Technology
Stephanie Mills, NZEI Te Riu Roa
Rebecca Priestley, Victoria University of Wellington
David Robie, Auckland University of Technology


Salon: “Grad Stories: Choosing French History Topics — A Global Future?”

Salon presented as an unrecorded live webcast
(H-France Salon, Volume 12, Issue 8, #127)

Graduates:

Alistair Watts, Massey University (convener)
Briony Neilson, University of Sydney
Alexis Bergantz, RMIT University, Melbourne
Sarah Miles, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill
Claire Rioult, Monash University and the University of Warwick
Keith Rathbone, Macquarie University
Corinne Gressang, Erskine College
Marina Ortiz, Florida State University
Daniel Arenas, Florida State University

Participating supervisors:

Robert Aldrich, University of Sydney
Rafe Blaufarb, Florida State University


Links to other weeks of the conference:

Week 1: 5-11 July 2020
Week 2: 12-19 July 2020
Week 3: 20-24 July 2020