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International Criminal Law Scholars David Crane, Michael Scharf Book Lecture | The Founders, Feb. 19

International Criminal Law Scholars David Crane, Michael Scharf Book Lecture | The Founders,  Feb. 19

Glidden Visiting Professor David Crane and Michael Scharf will speak about their new co-edited book, The Founders: Four Pioneering Individuals Who Launched the First Modern-Era International Criminal Tribunals, on Tuesday, Feb. 19, from 4:30-5:45 p.m in Bentley 124. Scharf is Co-Dean of Case Western Reserve University School of Law and Director […]

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February 1, 2019 at 7:30 pmEvents

Lecture | Foreign Policy Change in the Middle East: Egypt, Iran, Saudi Arabia, and Turkey, Feb. 20

Lecture | Foreign Policy Change in the Middle East: Egypt, Iran, Saudi Arabia, and Turkey, Feb. 20

Dr. Özgür Özdamar will lecture on “Foreign Policy Change in the Middle East: Egypt, Iran, Saudi Arabia, and Turkey” on Wednesday, Feb. 20, at 6 p.m. in Porter 104. Özdamar is Associate Professor of Political Science at Bilkent University and currently a visiting fellow at Johns Hopkins University. His research focuses on foreign […]

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February 1, 2019 at 7:15 pmEvents

Lazaroff Lecture | Jewish Women, Conversion, and Apostasy in Late Medieval Spain, Feb. 27

Dana Wessell Lightfoot

The 2019 Lazaroff Lecture features Dr. Alexandra Guerson and Dr. Dana Wessell Lightfoot discussing “When Astruga Became Blanca: Understanding Jewish Women, Conversion, and Apostasy in Late Medieval Spain” on Wednesday, Feb. 27 at 7:30 p.m. in Baker Center Ballroom A. A reception follows the lecture, which is free and open to […]

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February 1, 2019 at 5:30 pmEvents

Contemporary History | Chinese Trade Wars in Historical Context, Feb. 28

Dr. Felix Boecking

The Contemporary History Institute welcomes Dr. Felix Boecking to Ohio University to kick off CHI’s spring 2019 lecture series on Feb. 28 at 4:30 in Baker Center 242. Senior Lecturer in Modern Chinese Economic and Political History at the University of Edinburgh, Boecking will present “No Great Wall: Trade, Tariffs, and […]

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February 1, 2019 at 5:15 pmEvents

Art Exhibit: “Sounds of War in Syria,” Jan. 22 through Feb. 2

Sounds of War in Syria exhibition

  The audio-visual exhibition Sounds of War is showing Jan. 22 through Feb. 2 at the Trisolini Gallery. The exhibit highlights the sounds of daily life in Syria, including those of battles and explosions that Syrians have become accustomed to. These sound recordings and their accompanying photographs were captured in Damascus, Syria between […]

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January 1, 2019 at 4:00 pmEvents

Call for Papers: OHIO History Graduate Conference, Non-Historians Welcome

Bentley Annex, the building housing the History Department

The History Graduate Student Association at Ohio University invites graduate students to submit research and paper proposals for the 14th Annual Ohio University History Graduate Conference to take place on March 22-23, 2019. Eligibility of Paper Topics (Non-Historians Welcome) Students working on the contemporary period in any geographical region are […]

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December 10, 2018 at 9:37 amAnnouncements News Research

History Seminar | Jewish Children’s Survival in the Occupied Serbian Banat in WWII, Nov. 15

Dr. Mirna Zakić

Ohio University history professor Mirna Zakic will talk about her forthcoming article “Hidden in Plain Sight: Jewish Children’s Survival in the Occupied Serbian Banat.” The article is related to research that Zakic conducted for her recently published book Ethnic Germans and National Socialism in Yugoslavia in World War II. Zakic’s talk on Thursday, […]

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November 1, 2018 at 8:30 pmEvents