Modern Europe Workshop - "We Are the World: Markets and Morality at the End of Empire"

Modern America Workshop
Event date: 
February 25, 2019 -
12:00pm to 1:20pm
Speaker(s): 
Tehila Sasson
Emory University
Seminar Series: 
Modern Europe Workshop
Audience: 
Public

"We Are the World: Markets and Morality at the End of Empire"

Tehila Sasson, Emory University


This workshop is free and open to the public. To attend and to rsvp, email Liane Hewitt at lhewitt@princeton.edu. A light lunch will be provided.


Tehila Sasson is an assistant professor of history at Emory University. She is currently the Oliver Smithies visiting fellow at Balliol College, Oxford, where she is completing her first book manuscript entitled We Are the World: Markets and Morality at the End of Empire. She has previously published articles about capitalism, internationalism and aid, including “Milking the Third World: Humanitarianism, Capitalism and the Moral Economy of the Nestlé Boycott” at the American Historical Review which has won the Bernath Scholarly Prize in 2017. She has held postdoctoral fellowships with the journal Past & Present as well as with the Center for History and Economics at the University of Cambridge. Her work has been supported by (among others) the National Endowment for the Humanities, the Mellon Foundation, the Charlotte Newcombe Foundation, and the American Historical Association.

 

Contact: 
Liane Hewitt
Region: 
Europe
Period: 
19th Century
20th Century