Society of Colonial Wars Fellowship in Memory of Kenneth R. LaVoy Jr. 

This program supports the research of scholars as they write the newest important books on the history of Colonial America

To celebrate the program’s launch, inaugural recipients are giving presentations that preview their books for the public

 

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Free Zoom Lecture / Webinar

Event Announcement

The People Behind the First Colony: How English Society Established Jamestown, Virginia

Misha Ewen, Ph.D., Curator and Historian, Historic Royal Palaces (UK)

2:00 p.m. Thursday, November 18, 2021


Upcoming Events

Captive Exchanges: Prisoners of War in the 18th Century

Adrian Finucane, Ph.D., Associate Professor of History, FAU

4:00 p.m. Wednesday, January 26, 2022

Wimberly Library, 5th Floor

Lecture, reception, and display of original rare 17th- and 18th-century books, drawn from FAU’s Marvin and Sybil Weiner Spirit of America Collection

 

Colonial Wars as the 'Wrath of God': The Origins of American Antislavery

Nicholas Wood, Ph.D., Assistant Professor of History, Spring Hill College

4:00 p.m. Wednesday, March 16, 2022

Wimberly Library, 5th Floor

Lecture, reception, and display of original rare 17th- and 18th-century books, drawn from FAU’s Marvin and Sybil Weiner Spirit of America Collection


This program is made possible by the Society of Colonial Wars in the State of Florida through the Society of Colonial Wars Fellowship in Memory of Kenneth R. LaVoy Jr., the FAU Libraries, and the Department of History.

For more information, email jsharples@fau.edu