April 16-17, 2010
The European Studies program at W&M is pleased to present this student-faculty conference.
Friday, April 16Keynote speaker: 4:00 pm, Washington 201
"The Frankenstein of 1790 and Other Missing Links from Revolutionary France"
Julia Douthwaite, Professor of French, University of Notre Dame.
Saturday, April 17
Blow Hall 331
8:00 - 8:30: BREAKFAST
8:30 - 10:30: Embodied Histories
Kathryn Hansen, "Dancing for Distinction: Pierre Beauchamps and the Culture of 17th-Century French Ballet"
Beth Whelass, "The German Occupation of Serbia: Developing and Implementing Hitler's Policy of Violence"
Andrea Faatz, “The Russian Tuberculosis Crisis: An Analysis of the Role of Institutional Failures in Post-Soviet Russia on Increasing Rates of TB”
Monica Lobue, "Facing the Power of a Media Mogul: Woman's Continued Struggle for Equality in Contemporary Italy"
11:45 - 12:45: Conflict and State-Building
Amy Limocelli, "Equality of Sacrifice: Morale and the Private Life of the British Monarchy during the Second World War."
Omar Farid, “Examining Compliance Rates of European Union Member States."
Sarah Argodale, “Identity and Memory Construction in the Tatarstan Republic”
12:30 - 1:30: LUNCH and CLOSING REMARKS
All events are free and open to the public.
Sponsored by European Studies and the Wendy and Emery Reves Center for International Studies