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Baker Peace Announces Theme: Populism, the Press, and Election of 2016

Ken P. Stern

The theme for the 2018 Baker Peace Conference on March 22 and 23 is “Populism, the Press, and the Election of 2016.” The keynote speakers and panelists will examine the upsurge of populism during the 2016 presidential election in the United States as well as elsewhere in the world. The […]

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February 22, 2018 at 2:17 pmNews

Contemporary History | Carter, Reagan and Euromissiles, March 8

Luke Griffith

The Contemporary History Institute welcomes the Baker Peace Fellow for the 2017-18 academic year, Luke Griffith lecturing on “Jimmy Carter, Ronald Reagan, and the Euromissiles” on Thursday, March 8, at 4:30 p.m. in Baker 242. Griffith, a doctoral graduate student in History at Ohio University, explores the genesis of the […]

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February 2, 2018 at 2:30 pmEvents

War and Peace | Containing Kim Jong Un: Five Myths About North Korea, Feb. 13

Dr. Sung-Yoon Lee

Dr. Sung-Yoon Lee of Tufts University gives a public lecture on “Containing Kim Jong Un: Five Myths About North Korea” on Feb. 13 at 6:30 p.m. in Bentley Hall 306. The lecture is hosted by the War and Peace theme, Asian Studies at the Center for International Studies, and the […]

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February 1, 2018 at 9:00 pmEvents

Contemporary History Institute Features a Variety of Events This Semester

Sing Tao House, home of the Contemporary History Institute

  The Contemporary History Institute announces its public events for the Spring 2018 semester. Unless otherwise noted, these events are scheduled for Thursdays, from 4:30 – 6 p.m. in Baker 242. On Jan. 18, Dr. Nukhet Sandal, Associate Professor of Political Science and Director of Global Studies at Ohio University, […]

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January 12, 2018 at 9:10 amAnnouncements News

Contemporary History | Religious Leaders and Conflict Transformation: Northern Ireland and Beyond, Jan. 18

Dr. Nukhet Sandal

The Contemporary History Institute welcomes Ohio University’s Dr. Nukhet Sandal speaking on “Religious Leaders and Conflict Transformation: Northern Ireland and Beyond” on Thursday, Jan. 18, in Baker 242 at 4:30 p.m. Watch live or later on A&S TV. Sandal is Associate Professor of Political Sciences and Director of Global Studies. […]

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January 1, 2018 at 7:45 pmEvents

Contemporary History | U.S. Air-Atomic Strategy in the Cold War, Jan. 25

Edward Kaplan

The Contemporary History Institute welcomes Retired Air Force Col. Dr. Edward Kaplan discussing “U.S. Air-Atomic Strategy in the Cold War” on Jan. 25 at 4:30 p.m. in Baker 242. The Air Force, and particularly its Strategic Air Command, conceived of air-atomic war in the early decades of the Cold War, […]

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January 1, 2018 at 6:00 pmEvents

Lazaroff Lecture | The Agency of Images: Anti-Jewish Iconography, Prejudice, and Violence, Jan. 30

Dr. Sara Lipton

The 2018 Lazaroff Lecture features Dr. Sara Lipton discussing “The Agency of Images: Anti-Jewish Iconography, Prejudice, and Violence” on Tuesday, Jan. 30 at 7 p.m. in Baker Center 240/242. A reception follows. This event is sponsored by the History Department at Ohio University, which invites students, faculty, staff, and community members to […]

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January 1, 2018 at 4:45 pmEvents