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CHHC Workshop

“Popular Rebellions”
January 19, 2018
Dabney Hall 110 (Treasure Room)


Maura Dykstra, Assistant Professor of History, Caltech
Sylvia Federico, Professor of English, Bates College
Justine Firnhaber-Baker, Senior Lecturer in Late Mediaeval History, University of St Andrews
Piotr Górecki, Professor of History, University of California, Riverside
Andrew Prescott, Professor of Digital Humanities, University of Glasgow
Teo Ruiz, Distinguished Professor & Robert and Dorothy Wellman Chair in Medieval History, UCLA


Opening remarks and introductions: 10:00-10:15am

Session 1: 10:15-11:45am
"The Social Constituency of the Jacquerie of 1358: A Peasants' Revolt?"
Talk by Justine Firnhaber-Baker (University of St Andrews)
Response by Teo Ruiz (UCLA)

Lunch Break: 11:45-1:00 pm

Session 2: 1:00-2:30 pm
"People, Enemies, and Things in Between: Late Ming and Early Qing Strategy in the Southwest and the Remaking of the Sichuan Frontier"
Talk by Maura Dykstra (Caltech)
Response by Piotr Górecki (UC Riverside)

Coffee Break: 2:30-2:45 pm

Session 3: 2:45-4:15 pm
"Deciphering Violence in the English Revolt of 1381"
Talk by Andrew Prescott (University of Glasgow)
Response by Sylvia Federico (Bates College)

Closing remarks and discussion: 4:15-5:00 pm