The Modern Europe Colloquium presents Dominique Kirchner Reill, Associate Professor of Modern European History, University of Miami, on “Can Social History Out-Story Charisma? The Fiume Crisis as Counter-Narrative”
Events will usually take place on Thursdays from 4-5:30 pm. The one exception to our Thursday meeting time will be Robin Mitchell’s book talk on Friday, October 29 from 12-1:30 pm. For zoom meeting link please subscribe to the European Studies Council email list: https://mailchi.mp/6f17529d8d22/europeanstudiesyale
Dominique Kirchner Reill received her PhD with Distinction from Columbia University and is currently Associate Professor of Modern European History at the University of Miami. Her first book, Nationalists Who Feared the Nation: Adriatic Multinationalism in Habsburg Dalmatia, Trieste, and Venice, was published by Stanford University Press in 2012 and received the 2014 Book Prize from the Center for Austrian Studies, as well as Honorable Mention from the 2012 Smith Award. Her new book, The Fiume Crisis: Life in the Wake of the Habsburg Empire, came out December 2020 with Harvard University’s Belknap Press. She is an Associate Review Editor for the American Historical Review, editor for the Purdue University Press book series Central European Studies, member of the editorial board for the Cambridge University Press journal Contemporary European History, and on the steering committee of the Modern European History Collective. In between teaching and administrative duties at her university, she is currently working on her next book tentatively titled The Habsburg Mayor of New York: Fiorello LaGuardia.