Comparative Historical Social Science (CHSS)

Chicago area CHSS Conference: May 11

The Comparative Historical Social Sciences Working Group at Northwestern University invites scholars from the Midwest area and beyond to an interdisciplinary conference on comparative and historical social science scholarship. We aim to bring together faculty, postdocs, and graduate students for fruitful interaction and debate on theoretical, empirical, and methodological questions.

Conference activities will take place on Friday, May 11, with a reception the preceding evening. A more detailed schedule is shown in the program below. You can also find a web- and mobile-friendly version of the program here.

If you are interested in attending the conference, you can RSVP here. Please feel free to share the program with your colleagues. 

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