Western Society for French History


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Recorded WSFH Panels & Plenaries

H-France Salon, Vol. 9 (2017), Issue 19, Parts 1-3

Western Society for French History 45th Annual Conference (Reno, Nevada) 4 November 2016

Conference Plenary Roundtable: Addressing Structural Racism in French History and French Historical Studies

Part I    

     Video:  https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=qpFkwEHOGDo&t=24s

     MP3:  http://h-france.net/audio/9.19.1.Roundtable1.mp3

Part II

     Video:  https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=tBPfvn0elF8&t=8s

     MP3:  http://h-france.net/audio/9.19.2.Roundtable2.mp3

Part III

     Video:  https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=bbyfR6kUN1g

      MP3:  http://h-france.net/audio/9.19.3.Roundtable%203.mp3


H-France Salon, Vol. 9 (2017), Issue 20, #1-5

Western Society for French History 45th Annual Conference (Reno, Nevada) 3 November 2016

Cultivating the World in the Eighteenth Century (Chair: Elizabeth Heath, Baruch College, CUNY)

#1 Naturalizing the World in Eighteenth-Century Bayonne: A Garden Proposal by André Michaux

Elizabeth Hyde, Kean University

     Video: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=UfzK7QzjyNs&t=31s

     MP3:  http://h-france.net/audio/9.20.1.Hyde.mp3

#2 Coffee Production in the Eighteenth-Century East and West French Indies

Julia Landweber, Montclair State University

     Video: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=P8aPfVSgqds&t=7s

     MP3: http://h-france.net/audio/9.20.2.Landweber.mp3 

#3 Michel Adanson and the Gum Trade: In Imperial Meridian for Old Regime France?

Oliver Cussen, University of Chicago

     Video: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=yhcdupBfTBU

     MP3: http://h-france.net/audio/9.20.3.Cussen.mp3 

#4 The Enlightened Planter

April Shelford, American University

     Video: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=dMdZnwVM85o

     MP3:  http://h-france.net/audio/9.20.4.Shelford.mp3

#5 Comment and Audience Discussion: Judith DeGroat, St. Lawrence University

     Video: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=9CYQRl19o_8

     MP3: http://h-france.net/audio/9.20.5.Comment.mp3


H-France Salon, Vol. 9 (2017), Issue 21, #1-6

Western Society for French History 45th Annual Conference, (Reno, Nevada) 3 November 2016.

Panel: Teaching Gender and Sexuality in French History 

Chair: Patricia Tilburg, Davidson College 


#1 Nancy Locklin-Sofer, Maryville College 

     Video:  https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=X3VTPfQhYGU

     MP3: http://h-france.net/audio/9.21.1.Locklin-Sofer.mp3

#2 Sun-Young Park, George Mason University 

    Video:  https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Rdn2nMP0nAE

    MP3: http://h-france.net/audio/9.21.2.Park.mp3

#3 Andrew Israel Ross, University of Southern Mississippi 

     Video: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6K5a5KeDjWU 

     MP3:  http://h-france.net/audio/9.21.3.Ross.mp3

#4 Jessie Hewitt, University of Redlands 

     Video: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Wz5UGzIiqNI

     MP3:  http://h-france.net/audio/9.21.5.Weintrob.mp3

 #5 Lori Weintrob, Wagner College

     Video: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=J0K8ykgnzRQ

     MP3:  http://h-france.net/audio/9.21.5.Weintrob.mp3

#6  Discussion 

     Video:  https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=IBup9rdrG6E

     MP3:  http://h-france.net/audio/9.21.6.Discussion.mp3


H-France Salon, Vol. 9 (2017), Issue 22, #1-4

Western Society for French History 45th Annual Conference (Reno, Nevada) 3 November 2016.

Panel: Heroines: Strong Women in Modern Popular Culture

Chair: Michael Wilson, University of Texas at Dallas

#1 Heroines for the End of the World: Women, Physical Courage, and Martial Heroism during the Dreyfus Affair

Elizabeth Everton, Concordia University 

    Video:  https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ywCZYM3BCrQ

    MP3:  http://h-france.net/audio/9.22.1.Everton.mp3

#2 The Daughter of Fantômas: Belle Époque Action and Adventure Heroine

Robin Walz, University of Alaska Southeast 

     Video:  https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=jLu-wA0MaU0

     MP3:  http://h-france.net/audio/9.22.2.Walz.mp3

#3 Moxie in Action: Heroines in Pre-World War Two French Popular Culture

Joelle Neulander, The Citadel 

     Video:  https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8hA2OZFmEcY

     MP3:  http://h-france.net/audio/9.22.3.Neulander.mp3

#4 Comment and Audience Discussion: Michael Wilson, University of Texas at Dallas

    Video:  https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_AP690NyqEE

    MP3:  http://h-france.net/audio/9.22.4.Comment.mp3


H-France Salon, Vol. 9 (2017), Issue 23, #1-4

Western Society for French History 45th Annual Conference (Reno, Nevada) 4 November 2016.

Panel: Women’s Agency and Activism in the Nineteenth and Early Twentieth Centuries: A Special Session Honoring Elinor Accampo

Chair: Cheryl Koos, California State University, Los Angeles

#1 The Lonely-Hearts Ad in Napoleon's Paris (Andrea Mansker, University of the South) 

     Video:  https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=4P5gv513FJ0

     MP3:  http://www.h-france.net/audio/9.23a.1.Mansker.mp3

#2 Feminism’s Others: Gender, Race, and Frenchness in Late Nineteenth-Century Metropole and Empire

(Carolyn J. Eichner, University of Wisconsin, Milwaukee) 

    Video:  https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ICQgCNfRK0Y

    MP3: http://www.h-france.net/audio/9.23a.2.Eichner.mp3

#3 La femme au corsage rouge: Monette Thomas, Midinette Militancy, and the Garment Strikes of 1918-1919

(Patricia Tilburg, Davidson College)

    Video:  https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=5q6GUoU2CDQ

    MP3:  http://www.h-france.net/audio/9.23a.3.Tilburg.mp3

#4 Comment and Audience Discussion: Christopher Forth, University of Kansas

    Video:  https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=S_iFAHA018Y&t=8s

    MP3:  http://www.h-france.net/audio/9.23a.4.Discussion.mp3


H-France Salon, Vol. 9 (2017), Issue 24, #1

Western Society for French History 45th Annual Conference (Reno, Nevada), 3 November 2016.

Edgar L. Newman Memorial Plenary Lecture: "The Great War at One Hundred: Between Presence and Absence" 

Annette Becker, Paris Ouest Nanterre La Défense

Video:  https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=gcXPrPJu-gM

MP3: http://h-france.net/audio/9.24.1.Becker.mp3


H-France Salon, Vol. 9 (2017), Issue 25, #1-5

Western Society for French History 45th Annual Conference (Reno, Nevada) 4 November 2016.

Identity and Memory: Huguenots, Conversos, and Other Francophone Voyagers

Chair: Dena Goodman, University of Michigan

#1 “À la Ruine totale de la France”: A French Assessment of Portuguese and Spanish Immigration in Seventeenth-Century France

Gayle K. Brunelle, California State University, Fullerton 

    Video:  https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=4Ivvt0L4g4k

    MP3: http://h-france.net/audio/9.25.1.Brunelle.mp3

#2 Naturalizing Refugees: How Foreign Protestants Became British in the Eighteenth Century

Catherine Naeve, Rutgers University 

    Video:  https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=dX0ktEJgcfk

    MP3: http://h-france.net/audio/9.25.2.Naeve.mp3

#3 Huguenot Refugees in New York: Faith, Family, Slavery, and Legacy

Lori R. Weintrob, Wagner College 

     Video:  https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=V2b1YYfvbZA

     MP3  http://h-france.net/audio/9.25.3.Weintrob.mp3

#4 A Frenchman on the Frontier: Science and Community in Nineteenth-Century New Harmony, Indiana

Whitney Walton, Purdue University 

     Video:  https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=4wGYiyiUktU

     MP3:  http://h-france.net/audio/9.25.4.Walton.mp3

#5 Comment and Audience Discussion: Dena Goodman, University of Michigan

     Video: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=G4-LuRvCrqo

     MP3:  http://h-france.net/audio/9.25.5.Comment.mp3


H-France Salon, Vol. 9 (2017), Issue 26, #1-4

Western Society for French History 45th Annual Conference (Reno) 4 November 2016.

Disasters and Dislocation in France and the Empire 

Chair: Minayo Nasiali, University of California, Los Angeles

     #1 Rhythms of Catastrophe, Iterations of Inequity: Disaster Memory, Dislocation, and Disparity during Pelée’s Eruption of 1929

Christopher M. Church, University of Nevada, Reno 

Video:  https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=4tBB-y01is8

MP3:  http://h-france.net/audio/9.26.1.Church.mp3

      #2 Plague and the Port City: Movement and Migration during an Eighteenth-Century Crisis

Cindy Ermus, University of Lethbridge 

Video:  https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=oFBLwgc7Dnw

MP3:  http://h-france.net/audio/9.26.2.Ermus.mp3

     #3 Labor and Culture in Burgundy’s Phylloxera Epidemic 

Philip Whalen, Coastal Carolina University 

Video:  https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=bjKOsLP078M

MP3:  http://h-france.net/audio/9.26.3.Whalen.mp3

     #4 Comment and Audience Participation: Martha L. Hildreth, University of Nevada, Reno

Video:  https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=PizG6pxDJ6E

MP3:  http://h-france.net/audio/9.26.4.Comment.mp3