Saturday, March 9, 2024 9:30 am - 5:00 pm EST (GMT -05:00)

Conflict, Cooperation, and Commemoration: Examining Interactions in the Past: Tri-U History Conference 2024

2024 Theme

This year’s theme foregrounds the interactions between historical figures and events and the memorialization of those actions and reactions. As historians, engaging in conflict and cooperation is a pillar of historical research and the processes that create the subject matter for our research.

Schedule and panels

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Keynote speaker

Our keynote speaker this year is Dr. Mikki Brock of Washington and Lee University who specializes in demonology, witchcraft, and religious beliefs and identities in Early Modern Scotland. The title for her talk is, “‘That horrid and devilish sin’: Witchcraft and memory in Covenanted Scotland."

Conference organizers

University of of Guelph Conference Committee: Miar Alfarra, Kristen BeckerBrenna Clark, Julia Di Castri, Matthew Edwards, James Essel, Katherine Foran, Michael Hems, Riva Lewis, Raymond LiNorah NewmanGrant Schreiber, Bohan Shi, Cathryn Spence, Faculty.

Conference contact

Conference sponsors

Tri/U History logo black and gold
University of Guelph logo
University of Waterloo logo
Laurier with gold leave and Wilfrid Laurier University (logo)
University of Guelph, Centre for Scottish Studies, Department of History, College of Arts