Caroline Séquin

Research Interests

Modern France and its empire; the Atlantic world; global and transnational history; cultural and social history; colonialism and empire; race and racism; gender and sexuality theories and history

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Madeline Smith

Research Interests

Modern European and American history; comparative urban history, Paris and Chicago; Atlantic world; gender, sexuality, and women’s history; race and social difference; teaching, learning, and childhood; material culture, especially textiles, clothing, recycling, and the stewardship of objects; history of capitalism and labor; domestic economy and craft; ecology and environmental history; history of emotions; magic, spirituality, and folk wisdom

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Natalie Smith

Research Interests

Modern Europe and the Mediterranean; intersections of urban, environmental, and public-health issues in Mediterranean port cities in the nineteenth and early twentieth centuries

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Erika Tschinkel

Research Interests

Modern European intellectual history; modern European philosophy, especially political and social theory; Weimar Germany; human rights ideas in modern European philosophy; human rights law and international treaties; international humanitarian law and humanitarianism

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