Brown Bag Lunches

Check back regularly for schedule updates. Brown Bag lunches are held in the Library Hall Board Room (105 South Fifth Street) from 12-1pm unless otherwise noted. Food is not provided, so bring your sack lunch and join us!

Summer 2019 Calendar

June 4 – Jason Chernesky (University of Pennsylvania), "The Littlest Victims: Pediatric AIDS and Children's Health in Twentieth-Century Urban America, 1945-2015"

June 11 – Siobhan Angus (University of Toronto), “Drawn in Silver: A Material Analysis of Silver Mining and Photography”

June 18 – Jane Boyd (Independent Curator) and Nicholas E. Bonneau (University of Notre Dame), “Spit Spreads Death: Finding Stories of the 1918–19 Influenza Pandemic in Philadelphia Death Data for the Mütter Museum”

June 25 – Merrill Mason (APS), "Imposter Syndrome"

July 2 – Nicôle Meehan (University of St. Andrews), “Visualising Movement, Charting Memory: Indenture Records for Servants and Redemptioners”

July 9 – Catherine Treesh (Yale University), "Creating a Continental Community: Committees of Correspondence and the American Revolution," and Evelyn Strope (University of Cambridge), "Voting Consumers and Cultures of Consumer Activism, 1775-1808"

July 16 – Danielle Stubbe (Vanderbilt University), "Patterns and Patrons of Culture: Midcentury Cultural Anthropological Subjects, Materials, and Knowledge in Motion, 1945-1980"

July 23 – APS NASI Interns: Will Cummins (Virginia Commonwealth University), Jasmine Gloria (Tulane University), and Liandra Skenandore (Northland College)

July 30 – APS Museum Interns: Rosemarie Fettig and Sean Keenan (Bryn Mawr College)