The Nuclear Exceptionalists
The History Guild presents
“The Nuclear Exceptionalists: Planning for a Post-Carbon Age in France, 1955–1974”
with professor Joseph Bohling, Department of History, Portland State University
Monday, May 16, 2022
5:00–6:30 p.m. Pacific time
Live via Zoom
About the Speaker
Joseph Bohling of Portland State University is a , professor of the history of modern France and Europe, the history of capitalism, international political economy, food and energy regimes. His current research project, Power to the Republic: The Oil Crisis and France’s Search for Energy Independence, 1969–1992, examines how France’s oil dependency has affected the economy and state authority in the country.
Comprised of all interested history graduate students enrolled at the University of Oregon, the History Guild fulfills the role as the program’s graduate student organization. For the thirty or so graduate students in the history program, the History Guild a useful vehicle to get acquainted, stay informed, share resources, and gain insight from seasoned veterans of the many challenges in graduate school.