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‘Travel Ban’ Countries Film Series to Highlight Iran, Libya, Somalia, Sudan, Syria, and Yemen

‘Travel Ban’ Countries Film Series to Highlight Iran, Libya, Somalia, Sudan, Syria, and Yemen

The Ohio University community is invited to attend screenings of the 2017-18 “Travel Ban” Film Series. The events will include feature and documentary films from each of the six countries that the Trump Administration’s “travel ban” targets: Iran, Libya, Somalia, Syria, and Yemen. At each event, a faculty member will introduce […]

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September 7, 2017 at 10:28 pmNews

History Department Announces Fall 2017 Events

History Department Announces Fall 2017 Events

  As part of its efforts to compliment in-class education and serve as a resource to the Ohio University community, the History Department is pleased to present the following events during the Fall 2017 term. Sept. 13, 6:30 p.m. (Seigfred Hall 401) Screening of the film Men in the Arena (Somalia) Directed […]

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September 5, 2017 at 2:38 pmAnnouncements News

Contemporary History | How We Have Come to Understand the End of World War II in India, Sept. 21

Dr. Neilesh Bose

The Contemporary History Institute presents Dr. Neilesh Bose on Thursday, Sept. 21, at 4:30 p.m. in Baker 242. His theme is “India in World War II: War and Memories Between Empire and Nation.” Watch live or later on A&S TV. Bose is Assistant Professor and Canada Research Chair at the […]

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September 2, 2017 at 7:00 pmEvents

Civil War Monuments in the 21st Century: Relevant Historical Artifacts or Relics of a Past Best Forgotten, Sept. 13

General William Tecumseh Sherman Bronze Bas Relief Marching Through Georgia Civil War Memorial Pennsylvania Avenue Washington, D.C. Statue dedicated 1903, artist Carl Rohl-Smith. Located in back of Treasury where President Andrew Johnson and Ulysses Grant reviewed the Army at the end of the Civil War. General Sherman led the review at the head of the Army of Tennessee.

  On Wednesday, Sept. 13, at 7 p.m. in the Athens County Public Library, Dr. Brian Schoen, Associate Professor of History, and Dr. Robin Muhammad, Associate Professor and Chair of African American Studies, will provide openning remarks for an Athens community roundtable on “Civil War Monuments in the 21st Century: […]

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September 1, 2017 at 9:00 pmEvents

‘Travel Ban’ Countries Film Series Presents | Men in the Arena, Sept. 13

‘Travel Ban’ Countries Film Series Presents | Men in the Arena, Sept. 13

  The Ohio University community is invited to a screening of Men in the Arena, as part of the 2017-18 “Travel Ban” Countries Film Series, at 6:30 p.m. on Wednesday, Sept. 13, in Seigfred 401. The event features introductory comments by Dr. Steve Howard, who will also moderate a brief […]

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September 1, 2017 at 9:00 pmEvents

History Faculty Book Talk | Psychedelic Chile: Youth, Countercultre, and Politics on the Road to Socialism and Dictatorship, April 18

History Faculty Book Talk | Psychedelic Chile: Youth, Countercultre, and Politics on the Road to Socialism and Dictatorship, April 18

The History Department, in collaboration with the Contemporary History Institute and Latin American Studies, hosts the first installment of the History Faculty Book Talk series. On Tuesday, April 18, at 3:30 p.m. in Baker Center 231,  Dr. Patrick Barr-Melej, Professor of History at Ohio University, will deliver a lecture based on […]

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April 2, 2017 at 7:45 pmEvents Research

11th Annual Undergraduate History Conference, April 5-7

11th Annual Undergraduate History Conference, April 5-7

The Ohio University History Department hosts its 11th Annual Undergraduate History Conference April 5-7. The conference opens on Wednesday, April 5, at 5 p.m. with a plenary session and awards ceremony at the Friends of the Library Room, 319 Alden Library. Assistant Professor Sarah Kinkel will give a lecture on “Revolutionary Leadership: The Top Ten […]

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April 1, 2017 at 11:00 pmEvents