H-France Salon: Webinars

Originating in 2009, H-France Salon is an interactive journal that welcomes proposals which will enhance the scholarly study of French history and culture. The following webinars have been a part of the Salon.

Volume 10, Issue 2

H-France Webinar: “Early Modern Capitalism”
April 4, 2018

Moderator: Camille Robcis, Cornell University

Invited Participants:
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Francesca Trivellato, Yale University
Michael Kwass, Johns Hopkins University
Charly Coleman, Columbia University

Video available HERE

Volume 9, Issue 16

H-France Webinar: “Colonialism and Sexuality”
October 20, 2017.

Host: Camille Robcis, Cornell Universirty

Invited Participants:
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Judith Surkis, Rutgers University
Todd Shepard, Johns Hopkins University
Carolyn Eichner, University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee

Video available HERE

Volume 6, Issue 2

H-France Webinar: “Environmental History: An Introduction”
April 9, 2014

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Leader: Michael Bess, Vanderbilt University
Invited Participants:

Sara B. Pritchard, Cornell University
David Blackbourn, Vanderbilt University

Moderator: Darrin McMahon, Florida State University.

Video available HERE

Volume 6, Issue 1

H-France Webinar: “Emotions in History, An Introduction”
November 4, 2013

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Leader: William Reddy, Duke University

Invited Participants:

Barbara Rosenwein, Loyola University of Chicago
Thomas Dodman, Boston College
Piroska Nagy, Université du Québec à Montréal

Moderator and Organizer: Darrin McMahon, Florida State University

Video available HERE
Note: The audio quality improves after about 1 minute.

Volume 5, Issue 8

H-France Webinar: “Writing the History of Empire: Past Approaches, New Perspectives”
April 18, 2013

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Leader:  Eric Jennings, University of Toronto

Invited Participants:

Alice Conklin, The Ohio State University
Laurent Dubois, Duke University

Moderator:  Charles Walton, Yale University

Video available HERE

Volume 4, Issue 5

H-France Webinar: “Concessional Violence during the Wars of Religion”
October 4, 2012
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Leader: Mack Holt, George Mason University
Moderator: Charles Walton, Yale University

Video available HERE

Volume 4, Issue 4

H-France Webinar: “Considering May ’68”
April 12, 2012
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Guest Presenter:  Julian Jackson, Queen Mary College, University of London

Organizer and Moderator:  Charles Walton, Yale University

Video available HERE
The recording of the webinar begins about ten minutes into the seminar.


Volume 3, Issue 2

H-France Webinar:  “The Age of Revolutions in Global Context”
October 6, 2011

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Guest Presenter:  Lynn Hunt, UCLA

Organizer and Moderator:  Charles Walton, Yale University
Edited by David Kammerling Smith, Eastern Illinois University

Video available HERE