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Ted Rose Lecture | The Pitfalls of Woke Neoliberalism:  The Conservative Implications of Liberal Race Reductionism, March 18

Dr. Touré F. Reed

The First Annual Ted Rose Lecture Series presents Dr. Touré F. Reed discussing “The Pitfalls of Woke Neoliberalism:  The Conservative Implications of Liberal Race Reductionism” on Thursday, March 18, 6 to 7:30 p.m. This event will be virtual via Teams or Zoom and is free and open to the public. […]

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December 2, 2020 at 7:00 amEvents

Ted Rose Lecture | College Sports, Social Justice, & Historical Memory, Feb. 18

Dr. Derrick E. White

The First Annual Ted Rose Lecture Series presents Dr. Derrick E. White discussing “College Sports, Social Justice, & Historical Memory” on Thursday, Feb. 18, 6 to 7:30 p.m. This event will be virtual via Teams or Zoom and is free and open to the public. White is a Professor of History […]

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December 2, 2020 at 7:00 amEvents

Elizabeth Evans Baker Endowed Lecture by Fati Abubakar, Dec. 3

Fati Abubakar

The Contemporary History Institute hosts the Elizabeth Evans Baker Endowed Lecture featuring Fati Abubakar on Thursday, Dec. 3, at noon. Join on Teams. Abubakar is a documentary photographer, photojournalist, and public health worker from Nigeria. She was born and raised in Maiduguri, Borno State. She has a bachelor’s degree in […]

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November 24, 2020 at 12:25 pmEvents

Contemporary History | Case of Cold War Chile, Oct. 15

Dr. Sebastian Hurtado Torres

The Contemporary History Institute presents Dr. Sebastian Hurtado Torres discussing “The endless relevance of diplomatic history: the case of Cold War Chile” on  Oct. 15 at 4:30 p.m. A Teams link will be provided. Hurtado Torres is an Assistant Professor at the Instituto de Historia, at the Universidad San Sebastian […]

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October 2, 2020 at 8:30 pmEvents

Contemporary History | From the Black Panther Party to Black Lives Matter: Tracing the Contours of Social Protest in America, Oct. 22

Dr. Robyn C. Spencer

Ohio University’s Contemporary History Institute presents Dr. Robyn C. Spencer discussing “From the Black Panther Party to Black Lives Matter: Tracing the Contours of Social Protest in America” on Thursday, Oct. 22, at 7 p.m. Join on Teams. Spencer is a historian whose research centers on social protest after World […]

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October 2, 2020 at 6:45 pmEvents

75th Anniversary of WWII | Shigeko Sasamori Talks about Surviving Hiroshima, Oct. 30

Shigeko Sasamori

To help commemorate the 75th anniversary of the end of World War II, Ohio University hosts a talk by Shigeko Sasamori (age 88), survivor of the atomic bomb dropped on the city of Hiroshima, Japan, on Friday, Oct. 30, from 3 to 4 p.m. Her talk is titled “August 6th, […]

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October 2, 2020 at 4:45 pmEvents

Contemporary History | Mattson Discusses Punk Rock, Ronald Reagan and the Real Culture War of 1980s America, Sept. 17

Dr. Kevin Mattson with his new book on punk rock.

The Contemporary History Institute features Dr. Kevin Mattson discussing his book, We’re Not Here to Entertain: Punk Rock, Ronald Reagan and the Real Culture War of 1980s America on Thursday, Sept. 17, at 4:30 p.m. Mattson is the Connor Study Professor of Contemporary History at Ohio University. Join this event on […]

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September 1, 2020 at 8:00 pmEvents