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History Department Announces Spring 2019 Events

History Department Announces Spring 2019 Events

As part of its efforts to compliment in-class education and serve as a resource to the Ohio University community, the History Department is pleased to present the following events during the Spring 2019 term. All events are free and open to the public. Film Screening: The Judge Tuesday, Feb. 5 […]

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February 4, 2019 at 11:53 amNews

Contemporary History Institute | Stage Reading of Greek Tragedy as Part of Program for Area Veterans, Feb. 2

Contemporary History Institute | Stage Reading of Greek Tragedy as Part of Program for Area Veterans, Feb. 2

The Contemporary History Institute presents a stage reading of the play Ajax, a 2,000-year-old Greek tragedy that reveals the timelessness of the veteran experience, on Feb. 2 from 1 to 3 p.m. at the Athena Cinema. The performance of Sophocles’ Greek tragedy from the 5th century BC using a translation […]

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February 1, 2019 at 11:45 pmEvents

CHI Director’s Message | Spring Kicks Off with Coming Home from War Public Events

Dr. Ingo Trauschweizer

By Dr. Ingo Trauschweizer Associate Professor of History & Director of the Contemporary History Institute Welcome back to all our current students and faculty affiliates! We have an exciting spring semester ahead. Among the highlights, the Baker Peace Conference (“Temple of Peace? International Cooperation and Stability since 1945”) will take […]

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January 21, 2019 at 9:25 amNews

WOUB Interviews Trauschweizer about Coming Home from War Project

Dr. Ingo Trauschweizer

WOUB Digital interviewed Dr. Ingo Trauschweizer, Associate Professor of History & Director of the Contemporary History Institute, for a story headlined “Institute Invites Veterans to Explore ‘Dialogues on the Experience of War.” Next year, the Contemporary History Institute will present a series of three two-hour conversations about the experiences of coming […]

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November 29, 2018 at 8:04 amFaculty in the News In the News

2019 Baker Peace Conference To Focus on International Cooperation and World Order Since 1945

Adm. (ret.) James Stavridis

By Dr. Ingo Trauschweizer Associate Professor of History & Director of the Contemporary History Institute The Contemporary History Institute hosts the 2019 Baker Peace Conference on March 28-29, 2019. Our theme this year is “Temple of Peace? International Cooperation and World Order since 1945.” With this conference, we hope to […]

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November 26, 2018 at 3:03 pmNews

Fitzpatrick Attends German Language Program in Preparation for Dissertation Research

Fitzpatrick Attends German Language Program in Preparation for Dissertation Research

Contemporary History Institute and History doctoral student Michael Fitzpatrick recently took part in an immersive German-language program abroad. In the university town of Leipzig, Germany, Sprachschule Paroli offers small-group intensive training in grammar and conversation for students from beginner to advanced levels. Distinct from other language programs, Paroli stresses an immersive learning environment that […]

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November 25, 2018 at 10:01 pmNews

Institute Using Humanities to Start Conversations with Veterans about Coming Home

Institute Using Humanities to Start Conversations with Veterans about Coming Home

By George Shea Veterans are not just ex-warriors when they come home from war. Veterans are neighbors, friends, family members and community members. We share a common bond as civilians in the United States, but for many of us, we cannot relate to the events that our brothers in arms […]

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November 15, 2018 at 10:35 amNews