The Harvard Graduate Student Conference on International and Global History (Con-IH) is organized by Harvard graduate students who are immersed in the field of international history. The conference selects 12 graduate students from around the world to participate in a two-day conference to present and discuss cutting-edge scholarship in various themes of international and global history. 

"Gender and Empire"

               Rajasthani block print for the background -this kind of fabric making and the broader trade patterns, relocation of manufacturing, and effects on labor and class-making represent a particular gendered imperial form of societal organization.



Saturday, April 17 - Plenary Panel – State of the Field of Gender and Empire, 3:00-5:00pm EST


Durba Ghosh, Professor of History at Cornell University

Genevieve Clutario, Andrew W. Mellon Assistant Professor of American Studies at Wellesley College

Maile Arvin, Assistant Professor of History and Gender Studies at the University of Utah


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Con-IH is sponsored by:

Harvard History DepartmentWeatherhead Center for International AffairsCenter for African Studies David Rockefeller Center for Latin American Studies
    Center for Middle Eastern StudiesCenter for European Studies