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History Interviews Miner on World War I and the Russian Revolution

Dr. Steven Miner

The History website interviewed Dr. Steven Miner, professor History at Ohio University, for a story headlined “How World War I Fueled the Russian Revolution.” “Russia was more unstable, and had more serious internal dilemmas than many other great powers, and so the degree to which the shock of war resulted in […]

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April 28, 2021 at 7:39 pmFaculty in the News In the News

Barr-Melej Spotlighted in Chilean Rock-Music Magazine

Patrick Barr-Melej

Dr. Patrick Barr-Melej, Professor of History and Interim Executive Director of the Center for International Studies, was interviewed by the Chilean music magazine Rockaxis for a recent special edition on rock music and Chilean musical icon Víctor Jara. Jara, who was murdered by the emergent military regime of Gen. Augusto […]

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April 16, 2021 at 5:01 pmFaculty in the News In the News

Mattson Tells Arts Fuse How Punk Rock Led to Interest in Intellectual History

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

The Arts Fuse interviews Dr. Kevin Mattson on a Genuine Culture War — Punks versus Reagan. Mattson is the Connor Study Professor of Contemporary History at Ohio University. He recently authored WE’RE NOT HERE TO ENTERTAIN: Punk Rock, Ronald Reagan and the Real Culture War of 1980s America, documenting how the […]

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March 25, 2021 at 2:09 pmFaculty in the News In the News

The Nation Reviews Mattson Book on Punk Rock

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

The Nation writer Samuel Zipp reviews Dr. Kevin Mattson’s xxx in an article headlined The Ethical Commitment to Be a Punk. Mattson’s book begins and ends with Cobain’s death, but it’s really a kind of coda to the larger story he hopes to tell. It’s an indicator of the stakes […]

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January 13, 2021 at 9:03 amFaculty in the News In the News

Washington Post Quotes Jellison on First Lady Blasting Critics

Dr. Katherine Jellison

The Washington Post quotes Dr. Katherine Jellison, Professor of History at Ohio University, in a story headlined First lady blasts critics, praises Trump backers’ ‘passion’. Trump’s latest statement is “at least in part a response to Winston-Wolkoff’s op-ed,” says Katherine Jellison, a professor of history at Ohio University who studies […]

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January 12, 2021 at 7:56 pmFaculty in the News In the News

Jellison, Duerr Recognized for Media Mentions

Dr. Janet Duerr

Ohio University News reports that two College of Arts & Sciences professors are among the top 10 media newsmakers in a story headlined OHIO faculty recognized for elevating University’s profile through the media.  Every year since 2015, Ohio University community members have gathered at the annual Faculty Newsmakers Gala […]

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December 18, 2020 at 9:50 amFaculty in the News In the News News

Washington Post quotes Jellison on Trumps ‘acting like modern-day Typhoid Marys’

Dr. Katherine Jellison

The Washington Post quotes Dr. Katherine Jellison, Professor of History at Ohio University, in a story headlined “Melania Trump is having a hard time distancing herself from the president.” “She very well may be responding to criticism of running a lax ship there at the White House based on her […]

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October 16, 2020 at 1:02 pmFaculty in the News In the News