Members of the department are currently engaged in a number of affiliated research projects ranging from the history of Montreal to the history of the Indian Ocean world.
Research projects currently funded include:
- Brian Cowan, SSHRC Standard Research Grant, "The Sacheverell Trial: Media Politics and the State Trials in Early Modern Britain
- Elsbeth Heaman, FQRSC Nouveau Chercheur, "The Passions, the Interests and the Taxes"
- Brian Lewis, SSHRC Standard Research Grant, "Queering Britain: George Ives and Sexual Inversion freom Wilde to Wolfenden"
- Lorenz Luthi SSHRC Standard Research Grant, "The Cold War transformed, 1960s to 1980s" and FQRSC Nouveau Chercheur "La transformation de la guerre froide en Extrême-Orient, 1960-1979"
- Laila Parsons SSHRC Standard Research Grant, "Soldiering for Arab Nationalism: The Life and Times of Fawzi al-Qawuqj"
- Jarrett Rudy, FQRSC Nouveau Chercheur, "A History of Time in Quebec"
- Daviken Studnicki-Gizbert, SSHRC Standard Research Grant, "The Barrio's Colonial ConfigurationL Structures, Identities and Politics in the Popular Urban Quarters of San Luis Potosi Mexico, 1592-1767"
- Griet Vankeerberghen, SSHRC Standard Research Grant, "Conceiving the State through the Family: The Family in Early Imperial China in Rhetoric and Reality"
Recent Books Published include:
- Advisory Editor The Encyclopedia of Ancient History. 13 volumes Wiley-Blackwell 2012
- David Griffiths and the Missionary ‘History of Madagascar’ Brill 2012
- One chapter co-edited with Clyve Jones and one with Noah McCormack The State Trial of Doctor Henry Sacheverell Wiley-Blackwell, Parliamentary History Texts and Studies 6; pp. xiv + 307. 21 figs. Also published as: Parliamentary History 31 (Oct. 2012), issue supplement s1 Oct. 2012
- Politics, Culture, and Community y Czechoslovakia 1989-1992; 'Revolution with a Human Face', Cornell University Press
Books - Editor
- New Approaches and Perspectives, 'British Queer History', Manchester University Press
- Common Sense and Other Writings by Thomas Paine W.W. Norton and Company 2012
- With Arianna Lissoni, Natasha Erlank, Noor Nieftagodien, and Omar Badsha One Hundred Years of the ANC: Debating Liberation Histories Today Wits University Press 2012
Books—New or Foreign Language Edition
- Andrea Tone The Age of Anxiety (modified paperback) Basic Books 2012
- With Carlos Fraenkel, Jamie Fumo, Robert Wisnovsky. Vehicles of Transmission, Translation and Transformation in Medieval Culture Brepols, 2011 (published 2012).
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