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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

C-SPAN Airs Show with Jellison on Dolley Madison, Lucy Hayes & Betty Ford, May 23

Dr. Katherine Jellison

C-SPAN’s The Presidency series airs a segment with Dr. Katherine Jellison on “Dolley Madison, Lucy Hayes & Betty Ford” on May 23 and 24. May 23, 2021 | 9 p.m. EDT | C-SPAN 3 May 24, 2021 | 1 a.m. EDT | C-SPAN 3 Jellison, Professor of History at Ohio […]

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May 18, 2021 at 10:03 amEvents Faculty in the News In the News

National Archives Foundation Hosts Jellison Talk about First Ladies, April 29

Dr. Katherine Jellison

The National Archives Foundation hosts a virtual talk with Dr. Katherine Jellison discussing “Celebrated, Controversial, Reluctant, and Political: U.S. First Ladies” on Thursday, April 29, at 5 p.m. via Zoom. Register online for this free talk. Jellison is Professor of History at Ohio University. Her talk is part of the foundation’s First […]

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April 2, 2021 at 5:00 pmEvents

Mass Protests and Constitutional Contestation in Latin America, March 24

Carmen Ilizarbe, Claudia Hess and Maria Victoria Crespo

Over the past year, mass protests have swept across Latin America. From Chile’s El Estadillo Social (the Social Outbreak) to Argentina’s Ni Una Menos (No One [Woman] Less), these massive social movements have challenged the political and legal establishment, leading to deep political and legal reforms. The Center for Law, […]

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March 2, 2021 at 6:15 pmEvents

History Association Hosts Panel on The Queen’s Gambit, April 8

Dr. Kim Little

The Ohio University History Association hosts “Historical Themes in The Queen’s Gambit” from 6-7 p.m. on April 8 via Teams. After the panelists’ presentations, there will be an opportunity for attendees to ask questions about the show and historical topics. The event is free, and open to all Ohio University […]

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March 2, 2021 at 2:30 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