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Ingram’s New Book Draws Historical Context for Freedom of Speech Debate

Robert G. Ingram

From Ohio University News A new book co-authored by Ohio University Professor Robert Ingram probes the historical context for freedom of speech, its entanglement with religion, and the implications of this centuries-old context on today’s conversations. Ingram, professor of History and director of the George Washington Forum, recently co-authored Freedom of […]

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August 21, 2020 at 4:19 pmResearch

Mattson Book Examines Positive Impact of Punk Rock Movement

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

Ohio University News interviewed Dr. Kevin Mattson, the Connor Study Professor of Contemporary History at Ohio University, about his new book on punk rock. The 1980s may have been 40 years ago, but there is no denying that besides big-hair bands and leg warmers, the decade is still defined by […]

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August 21, 2020 at 11:42 amResearch

Ingram Edits New Book ‘Freedom of Speech, 1500–1850’

Ingram Edits New Book ‘Freedom of Speech, 1500–1850’

Dr. Robert G. Ingram, professor of History at Ohio University, co-edited a new book titled Freedom of speech, 1500–1850 (Manchester University Press). Ingram co-authors the first chapter of the book, “Freedom of speech in England and the anglophone world, 1500–1850,” as well as chapter 8, “‘The warr. against heaven by […]

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July 23, 2020 at 5:06 pmResearch

History Student Receives Student Enhancement Award

From Research Communications A History graduate student is among the 2020 recipients of the Ohio University Student Enhancement Awards program, which provided 21 students with a total of $121,948 in funding for their original research, scholarship and creative work this spring. James Bohland (graduate student, History; mentor: John Brobst) received […]

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March 29, 2020 at 9:26 amResearch

Jellison Keynotes European Rural History Organisation’s Conference

Katherine Jellison at European Rural History Organisation.

Dr. Katherine Jellison, Professor and Chair History at Ohio University, gave the keynote lecture at the 2019 international conference of the European Rural History Organisation. Held Sept. 10-13 in Paris at the EHESS (School of Advanced Studies in the Social Sciences), the conference served as a major intellectual and academic […]

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November 4, 2019 at 9:25 amResearch

Abu-Rish Co-Directs Dissertation Institute in Lebanon

Abu-Rish Co-Directs Dissertation Institute in Lebanon

For the fourth summer in a row, Dr. Ziad Abu-Rish, Assistant Professor of History and Director of the Middle East and North Africa Studies Certificate at Ohio University, co-directed a summer institute that brings together an international, interdisciplinary cohort of Ph.D. candidates conducting research on Lebanon. Abu-Rish explained that he […]

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September 15, 2019 at 1:38 pmResearch

Shadis, Moran and Bell Present at Kings and Queens Conference in Sicily

Dr. Theresa Moran, Dr. Cinzia Recca, University of Catania, Department of Educational Sciences, Local Conference Organizer, Dr. Miriam Shadis

Dr. Miriam Shadis, Associate Professor of History, Dr. Theresa Moran, Director of Food Studies, and Dr. David Bell, Chair of Linguistics presented papers at the Eighth Edition of the Kings and Queens Conference — Resilio ergo Regno: Resilience, Continuity and Recovery at Royal Courts. The conference brings together scholars working […]

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September 10, 2019 at 10:14 amFaculty in the News News