Academic Workshops

Committed to supporting new perspectives on and interdisciplinary dialogue about the nation’s political history and traditions, the Kinder Institute sponsors a number of programs that bring scholars from around the region and nation to Columbia to share their research with members of the Kinder Institute and University of Missouri intellectual communities.

Full Schedule

  • Premature Independence: Missouri Regional Seminar with UVA’s Alan Taylor

    The 2017-18 Missouri Regional Seminar on Early American History will kick off on October 5, … Continued

  • Berlin Calling: History Colloquium with Paul Hockenos

    The Kinder Institute will host writer and political analyst Paul Hockenos on October 9 for … Continued

  • Debating the Legacy of Loving v. Virginia: Workshop with Boston Univ.’s Linda C. McClain

    The Kinder Institute invites scholars from across all disciplines on campus to a workshop discussion … Continued

  • Raising Government Children: Book Talk with MU’s Catherine Rymph

    Half-launch party, half-Friday Colloquium Series event, University of Missouri Associate Professor of History and Kinder … Continued

  • Conservatives and the Constitution: Fall 2017 Book Conference

    On November 2 and 3, the Kinder Institute will host leading scholars of American constitutionalism … Continued

  • Towards a Global Intellectual History of Gold: Panel with the Gold Rush Trio

    You…are not much inclined to devote yourself to purely intellectual pursuits; but you can grasp … Continued

  • “Civil War Conservatism”: History Colloquium with UCL’s Adam I.P. Smith

    For our final Friday History Colloquium Series event of the Fall 2017 semester, University College … Continued

  • 2018 Shawnee Trail Conference Call-for-Submissions

    The Kinder Institute on Constitutional Democracy and the Center for Government and the Individual at … Continued