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The OAH Distinguished Lectureship Program


Upcoming Lectures

All lectures are free and open to the public unless otherwise noted.

A community discussion about World War I

An OAH Distinguished Lecture by Candace Falk
Sponsored by Milpitas Library, Santa Clara County Library District
Sunday, April 2, 2017, 2:00 PM
Milpitas Library, 160 N Main St, Milpitas, California
For more information, contact Stephen Fitzgerald sfitzgerald@sccl.org ph. 408-262-1171 ext 3600


Andrew Jackson and Donald Trump: Outsiders Alike?

An OAH Distinguished Lecture by Daniel Feller
Sponsored by Central Michigan University Department of History, as its William T. Bulger Lecture in American Biography
Monday, April 3, 2017, 7:00 PM
Park Library Auditorium, Central Michigan University, Mt. Pleasant, Michigan
For more information, contact Professor Andrew Wehrman wehrm1am@cmich.edu


National Parks and Native Peoples

An OAH Distinguished Lecture by Karl Jacoby
Sponsored by Mountain View College
Monday, April 10, 2017, 2:00 PM
S1020, Mountain View College, Dallas, Texas
For more information, contact Professor Ryan Pettengill RPettengill@dcccd.edu ph. 214-860-3618


The U.S. as a Nation of Immigrants: A Short History of an Idea

An OAH Distinguished Lecture by Mae M. Ngai
Sponsored by Department of History, Geography, and Philosophy, University of Louisiana-Lafayette
Monday, April 10, 2017, 6:00 PM
University of Louisiana-Lafayette
For more information, contact Professor Ian Beamish ian.beamish@louisiana.edu ph. 443-839-4194


How the United States Won World War II

An OAH Distinguished Lecture by David Kennedy
Sponsored by Boca Grande Community Center, as part of "WWII and the Things You Didn't Know" symposium
Wednesday, April 12, 2017, 10:30 AM
Boca Grande Community Center Auditorium, 131 First Street West, Boca Grande, Florida
http://www.bocagrandehappenings.org/events/wwii-things-didnt-know-david-kennedy/ Symposium registration opens September 1, 2016.


Teaching the Great Depression with John Steinbeck (webinar)

An OAH Distinguished Lecture by David M. Wrobel
Sponsored by National Humanities Center
Thursday, April 13, 2017, 7:00 PM
This free webinar is part of the America in Class series.
http://americainclass.org/webinars/Registration required.


Why Mass Incarceration Matters

An OAH Distinguished Lecture by Heather Ann Thompson
Sponsored by SUNY Geneseo History Department
Wednesday, September 13, 2017, 7:00 PM
Newton 202, SUNY Geneseo, Geneseo, New York
For more information, contact Professor Justin Behrend behrend@geneseo.edu ph. 585-245- 5587