Conferences and Workshops

Sponsored by the University of California Multi-Campus Research Group in World History

Tasting Histories: Food and Drink Cultures through the Ages (in cooperation with the UC Davis Humanities Institute and the Multicampus Research Group in Studies of Food and Body), February 27-March 1, 2009.

"Production and consumption in World History." UC Santa Cruz, February 2-3, 2008.

"The End of the Ancient World": Joint conference organized and sponsored with the MultiCampus group on Late Antiquity, at UCLA, June 2-3, 2007.

"Sexualities in World History" : World History Workshop meeting in conjuction with the Cross-Cultural Women's and Gender History Group at UC-Davis, Davis, April 21-22, 2007

"Middlemen and Networks: Economic, Social, and Cultural foundations of the Global Economy"
: World History Workshop meeting in conjunction with the All-UC Economic History Group, San Diego, November 3-5, 2006.

"Ancient History and World History" : World History MRP meeting and conference, Riverside, May 20-21, 2006.

"Gender in World History": World History Workshop MRU meeting and conference, Irvine, February 18-19, 2006.

"Between Local and Global in the Pre-Modern World": World History Workshop MRU meeting and conference, San Diego, May 7-8, 2005.

"World Wars in the Twentieth Century: Politics, History, Memory" World History Workshop MRU meeting and conference, Santa Cruz, Feb. 26-27, 2005. (Program).

“Bondage, Subjugation and the New Slavery in Comparative World Perspective”: World History MRU meeting and dissertation workshop at UC Davis, May 28-30, 2004. (Call, no program available)


Countercurrents: World History MRU meeting and dissertation workshop at UCLA, December 5-7, 2003. Paper abstracts also available.

Global Social Movements in World Historical Perspective. Conference at UC-Santa Cruz, April 26-27, 2003.



World History MRU meeting, Conference at UC-Irvine, Feb. 8-9, 2003.



Research, Teaching, Agendas. Conference at UC-Riverside, May 18-19, 2002.




Gender in World Historical Studies. Conference at UC-Davis, December 1-2, 2001.


The Twentieth Century as World History. Conference at UC-Santa Cruz,  May 12-13, 2001.


Of related interest: Reflections and Perspectives on Globalization and the Condition of Labor , sponsored by the UCI Labor Studies Program, April 26-27, 2001


Rethinking Regions. Conference at UC-Irvine, Saturday and Sunday February 3-4, 2001.


Modernity's Histories: The Long Nineteenth Century, 1789-1914 . Conference at UC-Davis, May 19-21, 2000.

Conference and Planning Workshop at UC-Davis, May 19-21, 2000. The conference theme concentrates on issues raised in a position paper by Edmund "Terry" Burke III.


Defining the Terrain: Theory and Practice of World History : Workshop at UC-Irvine, February 19-20, 2000.