Migrations in World History: Peoples, Ideas, and Commodities

Filed under Academic, Events on April 10, 2016.

The History Graduate Society at UF will host “Migrations in World History: Peoples, Ideas, and Commodities” on Saturday 16 April, 2016 from 9:30 to 3:15 p.m.

From the Crusades to the Syrian refugee crises, this conference hopes to foster global perspectives by examining movements, transmissions, and connections across geographic and temporal boundaries.

Their keynote will be Dr. Timothy D. Fritz. His talk, “Atlantic Religion and American Loyalty: Church, Race, and Migration in the Early South,” will focus on European colonization efforts in North America.

This event is free and open to the public. Refreshments will be served.

For more information, contact uflhgs@gmail.com.