Working Groups Related to History

The Religion and History working group explores theoretical questions in the study of religion and its history.

The Histories of South Asia working group reads and discusses texts by prominent historians in the fields of early modern and modern South Asia.

The Hagiography working group uses traditions of hagiography to think about the dimensions of the “sacred”.

The Interdisciplinary Working Group on the Early United States facilitates collaboration between UC Berkeley's students and faculty regarding the formation of the United States.

The Filipino & Philippine Studies working group discusses critical and emerging scholarship to unite the distinct fields of Filipino Studies and Philippine studies.

Der Kreis: German History Working Group brings together scholars interested in German history of the 19th and 20th centuries.

The History and Philosophy of Logic, Mathematics, and Science working group is a forum for the discussion of issues at the intersection of mathematics, philosophy, intellectual history, and science.

The Russian History "Kruzhok" (circle) has served the Berkeley faculty and several generations of graduate students.

The Nineteenth-Century and Beyond British Cultural Studies working group provides a forum to discuss new research on the literature and culture of the long nineteenth century.

The Modern Jewish Culture working group draws those whose research intersects with the subject of Modern Jewish Culture.