Conferences and Lectures

My events:

“The Jesuits, the Souls of Slaves, and the Battle for Saint-Domingue, 1720-1730,” Boston College Legal History Roundtable, Feb. 16, 2017.

“Controlling Haitian History: The Legal Arsenal of Moreau de Saint-Méry,” panel on “The French Revolution and the World,” Keith Bakerfest, Stanford University, Feb. 3-4, 2017.

Roundtable on “The French Revolution in Global Perspectives,” at the Society for French Historical Studies Annual Meeting, Nashville, TN, March 3-6, 2016.

University of Minnesota Legal History Workshop, Minneapolis, MN, Dec. 3, 2015.

Boston-Area French History Workshop, Cambridge, MA, Oct. 18, 2015.

“The Fourteenth Congress of the International Society for Eighteenth-Century Studies,” Rotterdam, The Netherlands, July 27-31, 2015.

“Joint OIEAHC-SEA Conference,” Chicago, IL, June 18-21, 2015.

John Carter Brown Library Fellows’ Reunion, Providence, RI, May 1, 2016.

“Legal Bodies: Corpus / Persona / Communitas,” LUCAS (the Leiden University Centre for the Arts in Society), Leiden, Netherlands, May 15, 2014.

“The Other Revolution: Haiti, 1789-1804,” John Carter Brown Library, Providence, RI, March 8, 2014.

“Curators on International Slavery” series, cosponsored by the Center for Public Humanities, the Center for the Study of Slavery and Justice and the John Carter Brown Library, Providence, RI, Feb. 20-21, 2014.

“Rethinking The Age of Revolution: Rights, Representation, and the Global Imaginary” (Brandeis University 2013-2014 Sawyer Seminar), various public events year-round 2013-2014

“The Haitian Declaration of Independence in an Atlantic Context,” International Center for Jefferson Studies, March 7-8, 2013.

Related events:

“American Society for Legal History,” Washington, D.C., Oct. 29-Nov. 1, 2015.

“Emerging Histories of the Early Modern French Atlantic,” Omohundro Institute for Early American History and Culture, Williamsburg, VA, Oct. 16-18, 2015.

“Early American Legal Histories,” William and Mary Quarterly/Huntington Library Early Modern Studies Institute Workshop, Pasadena, CA, May 29-30, 2015.

“‘So Sudden an Alteration’: The Causes, Course, and Consequences of the American Revolution,” Massachusetts Historical Society, Boston, MA, April 9-11, 2015.

“The Age of Revolutions,” William and Mary Quarterly-EMSI Workshop, Huntington Library and USC, May 30-31, 2014.

“Quebec Act of 1774,” French Atlantic History Group and Omohundro Institute of Early American History and Culture, Montreal, Oct. 4-5, 2013.

“Law and the American Revolution,” Panel Discussion at the Massachusetts Historical Society, Feb. 4, 2014.

“War, Peace, & Empire: 1763 Paris Treaty in Diplomatic-Historical Perspective,” 1763 Peace of Paris Commemmoration, Fletcher School of Law and Diplomacy, Tufts University (Medford, MA), Sept. 21, 2013.

Colloque Rev-Loi : “La loi en Révolution 1789-1795. Fonder l’ordre et établir la norme,” Archives nationales and the Université Paris I (Panthéon-Sorbonne), Sept. 12-14, 2013.

“Les colonies, la Révolution française, la loi,” Université Paris I (Panthéon-Sorbonne), Sept. 23-24, 2011.

“Revolutionary Justice: Law and Society in the American Revolution,” Professor Bruce H. Mann, Harvard Law School, May 13, 2009 (links to a link for the webcast of the lecture).