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A speakers bureau dedicated to American history, the OAH Distinguished Lectureship Program is a reliable and easy-to-use resource for identifying and contacting leading historians who can share their expertise with your audience.
New in 2018–2019
The OAH welcomes
27 new speakers to the Distinguished Lectureship Program roster in 2018–2019.
OAH Distinguished Lecturer William Chafe, "The Modern Presidency from Kennedy to Trump "
Find other speakers who wish to foster dialogue and critical thinking about the deep historical roots of current issues revealed by the 2016 presidential race and the election of
Donald J. Trump >
Raves & Reviews
“The lectureship program is great. We have used it several times, and always with an outstanding result.”
— Michael Mayer
Department of History University of Montana Upcoming Lectures
For more information about all upcoming lectures, visit the
upcoming lectures page. Scientists and the Ethics of Cold War Weapons Research An OAH Distinguished Lecture by Sarah Bridger Sponsored by College of Liberal Arts, Department of History Tuesday, February 19, 2019 The American Presidency in the Age of Enlightenment An OAH Distinguished Lecture by Caroline Winterer Sponsored by Department of History Wednesday, February 20, 2019
The Religious Roots of Today’s Debates over Gender, Race, and Sexual Truth An OAH Distinguished Lecture by Rebecca L. Davis Wednesday, February 20, 2019