Global History Workshop -“Velvet Imperialism: French Commodities, Culture, and Informal Rule in the 19th Century”

Global History Workshop
Event date: 
April 11, 2018 -
12:00pm to 1:20pm
Speaker(s): 
David Todd
Kings College
Seminar Series: 
Global History Workshop
Audience: 
Public

“Velvet Imperialism: French Commodities, Culture, and Informal Rule in the 19th Century”

David Todd, Kings College - London


To attend this workshop, RSVP to Jennifer Loessy at jloessy@princeton.edu. A light lunch will be provided.


David Todd joined the department as a lecturer in world history in 2010. He read history at the University of Paris 1 (Panthéon-Sorbonne) and received a Diplôme from the Institut d’Etudes Politiques de Paris. He was awarded a PhD from the University of Cambridge in 2005 and was subsequently a research fellow at Trinity Hall, Cambridge, a Mellon postdoctoral research fellow at the Centre for History and Economics, Cambridge, and a visiting fellow at Harvard University. In 2012, he was awarded a Philip Leverhulme prize.

Contact: 
Jennifer Loessy
Area of Interest: 
Global
Region: 
Europe
Period: 
19th Century