History Graduate Workshop, Claire Zalc
Claire Zalc, Ecole Normale Supérieure, Institut d'histoire moderne et comtemporaine. "Quantifying History: Tips for Beginners"
Location: 211 Dickinson Hall
Date/Time: 2012-04-09 at 4:30 pm - 2012-04-09 at 6:00 pm
Claire Zalc is a Research Fellow at the Centre National de Recherches Scientifiques (CNRS) and a Professor of History affiliated with the Institut dhistoire moderne et contemporaine at the prestigious Ecole Normale Supérieure in Paris. The main focus of her work is the history of immigration and Jews in twentieth-century France. Her books include Melting shops, Une histoire des commerçants étrangers en France (2010) and, with Nicolas Mariot, Face à la persécution: 991 Juifs dans la guerre (2010). Zalc is also interested in different methodological approaches to the practice and writing of history. To that end, she has also published on the use of quantitative methods for historians with Claire Lemercier, Méthodes quantitatives pour lhistorien (2008). For further questions about the workshop, please contact Nimisha Barton (firstname.lastname@example.org) or Olivier Burtin (email@example.com).Category: Workshop