Distinguished Lectureship Program

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Honoring Native American Heritage

Calvin Coolidge with group of Native Americans outside White House

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The OAH Distinguished Lectureship Program features 42 speakers specializing in Native American history.

OAH Lecturers can be booked as guest speakers for in-person or virtual keynote addresses and lectures, book talks, to headline special events, conferences, and historical commemorations, and to lead workshops and professional development events.

Virtual OAH Lectures Offered

The Distinguished Lectureship Program has coordinated hundreds of virtual events for colleges, libraries, schools, historical societies, faith-based organizations, professional development workshops, museums, and community organizations. Virtual format options include live online presentations with Q&A, custom-recorded talks, as well as hybrid events (for an in-person audience and virtual attendees.)

This is a timely topic and was well presented by Dr. Elizabeth Pryor. I work in the space of diversity, equity and inclusion and this was a great way to support the work that I do and help people understand the work that still needs to be done.

Dr. Tamika Pollins, Pollins and Associates Educational Specialists, NJ

About the Speaker

Christopher McKnight Nichols is a professor of history and the Wayne Woodrow Hayes Chair of National Security Studies at The Ohio State University. He specializes in the history of the United States and its relationship to the rest of the world, with a focus on isolationism, internationalism, and gl...


Featured Lecture

"Everyone was in the Loop": Impeachment in Historical Perspective

Given the high drama of the impeachment process from 2019 through 2021, it seems essential to take a step back and put it all in historical perspective — from the founders and the Constitution to past presidential impeachments and precedents, from other presidents’ personal engagements i...