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13th Annual Undergraduate History Conference, April 15-16

13th Annual Undergraduate History Conference, April 15-16

The Ohio University History Department invited the Ohio University and broader Athens community to the 13th Annual Undergraduate History Conference on Monday and Tuesday, April 15-16, 2019. The conference opens on Monday, April 15, at 5 p.m. with a keynote lecture in Bentley Hall 215. Assistant Professor Victoria Lee will give a lecture on […]

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April 1, 2019 at 8:30 pmEvents

Contemporary History | McNeill to Discuss Global Environment and Industrial Revolution, April 15

Dr. John R. McNeill

The Contemporary History Institute welcomes leading world historian and current American Historical Association president Dr. John R. McNeill on April 15 at 10 a.m. in Baker 242. He will present “Elephant Tusk and Bison Hide: The Global Environment and the Industrial Revolution, 1800-1920” as part of CHI’s spring semester speaker […]

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April 1, 2019 at 8:30 pmEvents

Faculty Book Talk | Maxwell Taylor and Cold War National Security Establishment, April 25

Dr. Ingo Trauschweizer

Dr. Ingo Trauschweizer, Associate Professor of History and Director of the Contemporary History Institute, delivers a talk on Thursday, April 25, at 4:30 p.m. in Baker Center 242. Titled “Maxwell Taylor’s Cold War: From Berlin to Vietnam,” the talk draws on Trauschweizer’s recently-published book of the same title, an intellectual […]

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April 1, 2019 at 6:00 pmEvents

Contemporary History | Vietnam War Film Screening, Veterans Conversation, March 2

“This Is What We Do” (July 1967-December 1967)

The Contemporary History Institute presents a screening of an episode of Ken Burns and Lynn Novick’s documentary, The Vietnam War on March 2, from 1 to 3:30 p.m. in Bentley 124. CHI will screen episode five of the Burns and Novick series, titled ‘This Is What We Do’ (July 1967-December […]

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March 1, 2019 at 11:45 pmEvents

Faculty Book Talk | Voting as a Rite: A History of Elections in Modern China, March 7

Dr. Joshua Hill

Dr. Joshua Hill, Assistant Professor of History at Ohio University, will deliver a talk on Thursday March 7 at 4:30pm in Baker Center 242. In his recently published Voting as a Rite: A History of Elections in Modern China (Harvard University Press), Hill covers the period from the Opium War to the present […]

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March 1, 2019 at 10:30 pmEvents

Lecture | Islam & the Arab Uprisings, March 7

Dr. Loren Lybarger

Dr. Loren Lybarger will lecture on “Islam & the Arab Uprisings” on Thursday, March 7, from 5:30 to 6:30 p.m. at the Kennedy Museum. Lybarger, Associate Professor of Classics and World Religion and Director of Islamic Studies, will survey the different types of religious movements and politics that manifested during and […]

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March 1, 2019 at 10:30 pmEvents

Art Exhibit: The Absence of the Syrian Artist from Feb. 4 to March 10

The Kennedy Museum of Art at Ohio University showcases the art exhibit The Absence of the Syrian Artist from Feb. 4 through March 10 at the Kennedy Museum. The exhibition features the work of several Syrian artists who lived through part of the Syrian crisis and currently reside outside of Syria […]

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March 1, 2019 at 9:45 pmEvents