The History Department at Rutgers–Camden announces its Lees Seminar for 2023-2024, where scholars present cutting-edge research in progress through pre-circulated papers. Seminars open with an author’s introduction and a formal comment, followed by discussion and light refreshments. This series is supported by an endowment gift from Professor Andrew Lees.

October 13, 2023 (Friday) 4-6pm
“Why Dreams of the Dead Come Before the Rain?”: the Diaries of Vladimir Shvets as a Funerary Text”
Fred Cochran, UNC-Chapel Hill
Comment: Artemy Kalinovsky, Temple

If you plan to attend a session, please RSVP to the Director of the Program, Professor Emily Marker (, at least one week in advance for the event location and other details. 

Date & Time
October 13, 2023
4:00 pm-6:00 pm


Event posted in featured, History, Lees Seminar Series.