Historians, Legal Activism, and Obergefell v. Hodges

Modern America Workshop
Event date: 
February 29, 2016 - 4:30pm to 6:00pm
Hendrik Hartog
Class of 1921 Bicentennial Professor in the History of American Law and Liberty; Professor of History, Princeton University
Nancy Cott
Jonathan Trumbull Professor of American History, Harvard University
Seminar Series: 
Modern America Workshop
Co-Sponsored by: 
The Department of History, The Program in Gender and Sexuality Studies, The Program in Law and Public Affairs, and the Program in American Studies

Professors Hendrik Hartog & Nancy Cott in conversation.

While there is  no formal paper for this workshop, Professors Cott and Hartog, along with the MAW coordinators, have put together a list of suggested readings for those wishing to attend the event.


Area of Interest: 
Gender & Sexuality
Legal History
United States
19th Century
20th Century