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The OAH Distinguished Lectureship Program


Upcoming Lectures

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

The Ghost of Emmett Till

An OAH Distinguished Lecture by Elliott J. Gorn
Sponsored by Cultural Events Committee, North Central College
Wednesday, April 23, 2014, 7:00 PM
Meiley-Swallow Hall, North Central College, Naperville, Illinois
For more information, contact Professor Ann Keating


"Through the Heart of Dixie": Sherman's March and America

An OAH Distinguished Lecture by Anne Sarah Rubin
Sponsored by The Old Governor's Mansion and Georgia College
Wednesday, November 12, 2014, 6:00 PM
The Old Governor's Mansion, Georgia College, 120 S. Clarke Street, Milledgeville, Georgia
http://www.gcsu.edu/mansion


Women and the Civil War "Homefronts"

An OAH Distinguished Lecture by Thavolia Glymph
Sponsored by The Old Governor's Mansion and Georgia College
Monday, January 26, 2015, 6:00 PM
The Old Governor's Mansion, Georgia College, 120 S. Clarke Street, Milledgeville, Georgia
http://www.gcsu.edu/mansion


True Sons of Freedom: African American Soldiers in World War I

An OAH Distinguished Lecture by Jennifer Keene
Sponsored by Park University's Spencer Cave Black History Month Lecture Series
Monday, February 23, 2015, 7:00 PM
The National World War I Museum at Liberty Memorial, Kansas City, Missouri
http://www.park.edu/black-history/


Rethinking Emancipation: Freedom National

An OAH Distinguished Lecture by James Oakes
Sponsored by Hall Center for the Humanities, University of Kansas
Thursday, April 9, 2015, 7:30 PM
Woodruff Auditorium, Kansas Union, University of Kansas, Lawrence, Kansas
For more information, contact http://hallcenter.ku.edu


Teaching the Tough Stuff: Using Civil War Images in the Classroom

An OAH Distinguished Lecture by Stephen Berry
Sponsored by The Old Governor's Mansion and Georgia College
Wednesday, April 22, 2015, 6:00 PM
The Old Governor's Mansion, Georgia College, 120 S. Clarke Street, Milledgeville, Georgia
http://www.gcsu.edu/mansion


How the Civil War Created a Nation

An OAH Distinguished Lecture by David Goldfield
Sponsored by The Old Governor's Mansion, Georgia College
Monday, May 4, 2015, 6:00 PM
The Old Governor's Mansion, Georgia College, 120 S. Clarke Street, Milledgeville, Georgia
http://www.gcsu.edu/mansion