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Wednesday, Jan. 17

The University will open today at 10 a.m. Classes will begin at 10:30 a.m. Winterterm on-campus classes with start times prior to 10:30 a.m. will meet beginning at 10:30 a.m. while remaining on-campus and all online classes will meet at their scheduled times.

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Architecture Lecture Series Today


Posted 10/31/2017
Submitted by Katrina Mill
Category: Campus Announcements, Student Announcements
Jennifer Regan-Lefebvre, Ph.D., FRHistS. Trinity College.

Jennifer Regan-Lefebvre, Ph.D., FRHistS. Trinity College.

Jennifer Regan-Lefebvre, Ph.D., FRHistS. Trinity College.

“Space, Place and Salad Forks: Food History and Downton Abbey”

 

Dr. Lefebvre will speak on lifestyles in the English country house in relation to architecture, room arrangement, and entertaining rituals.  Please join us! 

Jennifer Regan-Lefebvre is a historian of modern Britain, Ireland and the British Empire.  She holds a Ph.D. from Queen’s University Belfast and has taught at the University of Exeter, the American University of Paris and the University of Cambridge, where she was a fellow, the Director of Studies in History and the Assistant Tutor at King’s College. She is a fellow of the Royal Historical Society. This past spring, she was the Huntington Library Exchange Fellow at Trinity Hall, Cambridge, UK. 

Her published research has focused on the Irish in the British Empire, particularly on connections between Ireland and India in the nineteenth century. She is the author of a monograph, Cosmopolitan Nationalism in the Victorian Empire, which explores collaboration between Irish and Indian nationalists in late-Victorian London and contributes to the literature on the 'Empire at home'. She also published the first critical edition of the autobiography of the Irish fenian J.F.X. O'Brien, which recounts his travels in France, New Orleans and the Caribbean in the 19th century.

Jennifer Regan-Lefebvre is a historian of modern Britain and the British Empire.  She holds a Ph.D. from Queen’s University Belfast and has taught at the University of Exeter, the American University of Paris and the University of Cambridge, She is a fellow of the Royal Historical Society and was the 2017 Huntington Library Exchange Fellow at Trinity Hall, Cambridge, UK.  Her publications include Cosmopolitan Nationalism in the British Empire (2009).  She is writing a history of the wine trade in the British Empire. 

Jennifer Regan-Lefebvre, Ph.D., FRHistS. Trinity College.

Jennifer Regan-Lefebvre, Ph.D., FRHistS. Trinity College.