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International symposium will probe Berlin and Cold War, impact on history and import for the future

Dr. Ingo Trauschweizer

From Ohio University News The Ohio University Contemporary History Institute hosts a virtual international symposium on “Berlin and the Cold War”—convened by Drs. Seth Givens and Ingo Trauschweizer—that brings together some of the leading diplomatic, military and political historians of the Cold War. In three panel discussions on Oct. 1 […]

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August 28, 2021 at 4:48 pmEvents

Contemporary History | Media and World War II, Sept. 16

Contemporary History | Media and World War II,  Sept. 16

The Contemporary History Institute at Ohio University hosts Drs. Alex Lovelace and Steven Casey discussing “Media and World War II” on Sept. 16 at noon via Teams. Join on Teams. Lovelace earned a B.A. from Messiah College in 2011, an M.A. from George Washington University in 2013, and a Ph.D. […]

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August 2, 2021 at 12:30 pmEvents

Contemporary History | Patient Zero: Seeking Epidemic Origins from AIDS to COVID-19, April 15

Richard A. McKay (Photo by Phillip Wade.)

The Contemporary History Institute hosts Dr. Richard McKay discussing “Patient Zero: Seeking Epidemic Origins from AIDS to COVID-19” on April 15 from noon to 1 p.m. His book, Patient Zero and the Making of the AIDS Epidemic, published in 2017 by the University of Chicago Press, was named by CHOICE […]

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March 2, 2021 at 12:45 pmEvents

Contemporary History | The Dangers of QAnon and the Culture of Paranoia: A Conversation, Feb. 18

The Contemporary History Institute hosts “The Dangers of QAnon and the Culture of Paranoia: A Conversation” on Thursday, Feb. 18, from noon to 1 p.m. on Teams. Please request a link to the conversation from Ingo Trauschweizer at trauschw@ohio.edu. The Contemporary History Institute invites Ohio University students, faculty members, and […]

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January 2, 2021 at 8:15 pmEvents

Contemporary History | Saigon at War: South Vietnam and the Global Sixties, Feb. 25

Dr. Heather Marie Stur

The Contemporary History Institute hosts Heather Marie Stur discussing her recently released book Saigon at War: South Vietnam and the Global Sixties on Feb. 25 from 4:30 to 5:30 p.m. Please request a link to the conversation from Ingo Trauschweizer at trauschw@ohio.edu. Stur is a professor of history at the […]

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January 2, 2021 at 6:00 pmEvents

Contemporary History | Sebastián Hurtado-Torres on His Book about Cold War in Chile, Jan. 28

Dr. Sebastián Hurtado-Torres

Ohio University alumnus Dr. Sebastián Hurtado-Torres talks about continued importance of diplomatic history and his book The Gathering Storm: Eduardo Frei’s Revolution in Liberty and Chile’s Cold War on Thursday, Jan. 28. Join the Teams meeting on your computer or mobile app. Contact CHI director Ingo Trauschweizer (trauschw@ohio.edu) for additional […]

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January 2, 2021 at 3:15 pmEvents

Contemporary History | Pulp Vietnam: War and Gender in Cold War Men’s Adventure Magazines, March 25

Gregory Daddis

The Contemporary History Institute hosts Gregory Daddis discussing his fourth book, Pulp Vietnam: War and Gender in Cold War Men’s Adventure Magazines, on March 25 from 4:30 to 5:30 p.m. Join on Teams. Daddis is professor of history at San Diego State University, where he holds the USS Midway Chair in […]

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January 2, 2021 at 6:30 amEvents