October 12-13, 2018

This conference will honor the scholarly contributions of Hendrik “Dirk” Hartog, Class of 1921 Bicentennial Professor in the History of American Law and Liberty.

“Between Private and Public” will focus on historical scholarship and its intersection with the law. This conference is organized by Professor Jacob Katz Cogan (University of Cincinnati) and Kenneth Mack (Harvard University), and generously funded by the Center for Collaborative History, Program in American Studies, Program in Gender and Sexuality Studies,  and Program in Law and Public Affairs.