”Cinema, Community and Zanzibari Captialism: a history of the film exhibition and distribution industries in East Africa,’ is the title of a talk deliver by Laura Fair at Erasmus University, Department of Finance in the School of Management, Rotterdam, The Netherlands on December 9, 2013. Professor Fair’s talk was attended by a diverse audience of […]
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Lucca Daniel Green, who graduated in May from our undergraduate program and is now enrolled in an M.A. in ancient history program. He just published an article in a peer reviewed journal (Classical Journal) which he wrote while at MSU.
The Football Scholars Forum final meeting of 2013 takes place on Thursday, December 5, at 4pm (9pm GMT). The group will discuss the craft of independent fútbol writing in a digital age. Our special guest (via Skype) is Jonathan Wilson, journalist, author, founder and editor of The Blizzard, a football quarterly that is neither magazine nor book, […]
Laura Fair presented her research on the history of the film exhibition and distribution industries in Tanzania on November 27 to a delightful audience at the University of Warwick’s Global History and Culture Center, Warwick, England.
The A. H. de Oliveira Marques prize is awarded by the Association for Spanish and Portuguese History for the best article published on Portuguese History. The prize is given yearly, and carries an award of $250.00. Brockey was awarded for his article, “Doubting Thomas: The Apostle and the Portuguese Empire in Early Modern Asia,” which […]