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Birthing a Peaceful Political Order: Gender and the European Idea, 1919-1933
October 8, 2015 @ 4:15 pm - 6:00 pmFree
Rebecca Shriver (Florida State University at Tallahassee)
In her talk, she will outline some of the networks of German, French and eventually also British anti-war advocates who promoted integration after the First World War, and discuss how gender factored into their ideas for creating a European polity.
Rebecca Shriver is a PhD-candidate at Florida State University at Tallahassee. She has published a chapter on ‘Women, Pacifism, and the Pan-European Union’ in Isabel Valente (ed.), Pela Paz! For Peace! Pour la Paix! (1849-1939), Bruxelles. Bern. Berlin: Peter Lang, 2014
This event is held in conjunction with the Modern History Reading Group.
Everyone is welcome!