Recent Events

  • “Madison’s Hand”: Constitution Week Lecture with Mary Sarah Bilder (Boston College)

    An annual tradition at the Kinder Institute, and one that serves as an official kickoff … Continued

  • Benjamin Franklin & ‘Ascending Honor’: Colloquium with William Woods’ Craig Smith

    Drawing on research at the heart of his forthcoming University of North Carolina Press book, … Continued

  • Playing the Past: MO River Cultural Conservancy and KBIA’s Darren Hellwege

    Held on May 4, 2017, at 5:30 PM in Jesse Hall 410, the final session … Continued

  • Jefferson’s Real Estate Career & Hamilton’s Hidden Life: April 2017 MRSEAH Double-Header

    For the final 2016-17 meeting of the Missouri Regional Seminar on Early American History, participants … Continued

  • “Slavery at Sea”: A Musical Performance and Discussion with Prof. Sowande’ Mustakeem and Amalghemy

    For the second installment of Kinder Postdoctoral Fellow in History Billy Coleman’s Spring 2017 “Playing … Continued

  • “The Man Behind the Cane”: Colloquium with Prof. Paul Quigley

    As a history reading public, we know one thing about Preston Brooks for certain (and … Continued

  • “The Second Amendment and Slavery”: Public Lecture with Fordham Prof. Saul Cornell

    For the final public lecture series event of a busy 2016-17 academic year, Fordham University … Continued

  • “Rethinking the Rage Militaire”: Colloquium with Westminster’s Jon Chandler

    In a letter written to Seven Years’ War hero and Crown Governor of Virginia Jeffrey … Continued

  • “Countryside Capitalism”: Colloquium with MU History Postdoc Keith Orejel

    In 1968, Richard Nixon gave a speech in Des Moines that, among other things, underscored … Continued

  • “The Politics of Remembering”: Friday Colloquium with MU Prof. Martha Kelly

    For scholars who work at the intersection of literature and political life, the answer to … Continued