New lecturers for 2022

Start your search for a speaker here or browse the alphabetized, comprehensive list of all OAH Distinguished Lecturers.

OAH Distinguished Lecturers may be scheduled for keynote speeches, conferences, public and private lectures, seminars, workshops, and other community events. Contact the Distinguished Lectureship Program coordinator for additional information and to inquire about individual speaker fees.

View the new speakers recently added to the Distinguished Lectureship Program here.

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Eiichiro Azuma

University of Pennsylvania

AREAS OF EXPERTISE:

  • Asian American
  • Ethnicity
  • Transnational and Comparative

William Bauer

UNLV

AREAS OF EXPERTISE:

  • American Indian
  • West
  • Oral history

Maylei S. Blackwell

UCLA

AREAS OF EXPERTISE:

  • Latino/a
  • Women
  • Social Movements

Brenda J. Child

University of Minnesota

AREAS OF EXPERTISE:

  • American Indian
  • Public History and Memory
  • Women

Amanda Cobb-Greetham, Ph.D.

The University of Oklahoma

AREAS OF EXPERTISE:

  • American Indian
  • Public History and Memory
  • Race

Matthew J. Countryman

University of Michigan

AREAS OF EXPERTISE:

  • African American
  • Civil Rights
  • Post-1945

Jennifer Guglielmo

Smith College

AREAS OF EXPERTISE:

  • Labor and Working Class
  • Women
  • Social Movements

Françoise N. Hamlin

Brown University

AREAS OF EXPERTISE:

  • African American
  • Civil Rights
  • Public History and Memory

Stephanie E. Jones-Rogers

University of California-Berkeley

AREAS OF EXPERTISE:

  • African American
  • Slavery
  • Women

S. Deborah Kang

University of Virginia

AREAS OF EXPERTISE:

  • Immigration
  • Borderlands
  • Legal and Constitutional

Kevin Kenny

New York University

AREAS OF EXPERTISE:

  • Immigration
  • Labor and Working Class
  • Migration/Migrant

Shelley Sang-Hee Lee

Brown University

AREAS OF EXPERTISE:

  • Asian American
  • Race
  • Immigration

Simeon Man

UC San Diego

AREAS OF EXPERTISE:

  • Asian American
  • Post-1945
  • Transnational and Comparative

Verónica Martínez-Matsuda

Cornell University

AREAS OF EXPERTISE:

  • Labor and Working Class
  • Latino/a
  • Agricultural

John Mckiernan-González

Texas State University, San Marcos

AREAS OF EXPERTISE:

  • Latino/a
  • Public Health and Disease
  • Immigration

Anthony P. Mora

University of Michigan

AREAS OF EXPERTISE:

  • Latino/a
  • Film
  • West

George Derek Musgrove

University of Maryland Baltimore County

AREAS OF EXPERTISE:

  • Race
  • Civil Rights
  • African American

Johann Neem

Western Washington University

AREAS OF EXPERTISE:

  • Education
  • Politics
  • Revolutionary and Early National

Hannah Rosen

William & Mary

AREAS OF EXPERTISE:

  • African American
  • Race
  • Gender, Masculinity, Femininity

Nayan Shah

University of Southern California

AREAS OF EXPERTISE:

  • Asian American
  • Crime, Violence, Incarceration
  • Sexuality

Rachel A. Shelden

Penn State University

AREAS OF EXPERTISE:

  • Politics
  • Legal and Constitutional
  • 1800-1865

Jason Scott Smith

University of New Mexico

AREAS OF EXPERTISE:

  • Politics
  • Great Depression
  • Capitalism

William Sturkey

University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

AREAS OF EXPERTISE:

  • African American
  • Civil Rights
  • The 1960s

Amy Sueyoshi

San Francisco State University

AREAS OF EXPERTISE:

  • Asian American
  • LGBTQ+
  • Gender, Masculinity, Femininity

Elizabeth Todd-Breland

University of Illinois Chicago

AREAS OF EXPERTISE:

  • African American
  • Education
  • Urban and Suburban

Chia Youyee Vang

University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee

AREAS OF EXPERTISE:

  • Asian American
  • Vietnam War
  • Immigration

Michael J. Witgen

Columbia University

AREAS OF EXPERTISE:

  • American Indian
  • Race
  • Revolutionary and Early National