Upcoming OAH Lectures

OAH Distinguished Lectureship program 40 years 1981-2021

Photo courtesy: Nancy Shoemaker
OAH Distinguished Lecturer David Blight discusses Frederick Douglass at the First Unitarian Church in New Bedford, MA

The Hispanic Republican: The Shaping of an American Political Identity, from Nixon to Trump

An OAH Distinguished Lecture by Geraldo Cadava
Thursday, December 2, 2021, 4:00 PM Eastern Time
Hosted by Fordham University
For more information, contact Daniel Soyer (soyer@fordham.edu)

Brothers in Valor: The Battlefield Stories of the 89 African Americans Awarded the Medal of Honor

An OAH Distinguished Lecture by Robert F. Jefferson Jr.
Thursday, December 2, 2021, 7:00 PM Central Time
VIRTUAL OAH Lecture | Live with Q&A
Hosted by First Division Museum of Cantigny Park
Register for this live event: https://zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_3n_RDaGgQnqm4LqqRrU0rA
For more information, visit https://www.fdmuseum.org/event/date-with-history-brothers-in-valor-virtual/

'I've Always Been a Jew': Religion, Race, and the Problem of Sammy Davis Jr.

An OAH Distinguished Lecture by Rebecca L. Davis
Friday, December 3, 2021, 2:00 PM Eastern Time
Hosted by New York University
Sponsored by Department of Hebrew & Judaic Studies, Department of Religious Studies, and the Center for Religion & Media
Register for this live event: https://nyu.zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_eVw2TxYKSR65-1YQKWQW0g
For more information, contact Maeve Kozlark-Bustell (mb6282@nyu.edu)

The Recent Roots of Present-Day Homelessness

An OAH Distinguished Lecture by Daniel R. Kerr
Saturday, December 4, 2021, 10:00 AM Central Time
Traditional, in-person event & Live Virtual
Hosted by Minnesota Historical Society - History Forum Series
Register for this live event: https://cart.mnhs.org/59880/59892
For more information, contact Annie Thompson (Annie.Johnson@mnhs.org) or visit https://www.mnhs.org/event/8853

The Misquoted Lincoln

An OAH Distinguished Lecture by Kate Masur
Tuesday, February 8, 2022, 7:00 PM Eastern Time
Hosted by National Humanities Center
For more information, contact Elizabeth Taylor (etaylor@nationalhumanitiescenter.org) or visit https://nationalhumanitiescenter.org/education-programs/webinars/

The Making of Asian America

An OAH Distinguished Lecture by Erika Lee
Thursday, February 24, 2022, 6:00 PM Central Time
VIRTUAL OAH Lecture | Live lecture with Q&A
Hosted by Center for Asian Studies,The University of Texas at Dallas

The Heartland: An American History

An OAH Distinguished Lecture by Kristin Hoganson
Saturday, February 26, 2022, 2:00 PM Central Time and 7:00pm Central Time
Traditional, in-person event & Live Virtual
Hosted by Minnesota Historical Society - History Forum Series
Register for this live event: https://cart.mnhs.org/59880/59901
For more information, contact Danielle Dart (danielle.dart@mnhs.org) or visit https://www.mnhs.org/event/8856

Million Dollar Hoods: Mapping the Cost of Mass Incarceration

An OAH Distinguished Lecture by Kelly Lytle Hernandez
Tuesday, March 8, 2022, 4:00 PM Eastern Time
VIRTUAL OAH Lecture | Live with Q&A via ZOOM
Hosted by Middlebury College
Register for this live event: https://middlebury.zoom.us/meeting/register/tJYqcuCpqjIiH9FsG_hv0mmqAPxVO92d_rvc
For more information, contact Kathryn Morse (kmorse@middlebury.edu) or visit https://www.middlebury.edu/office/midddata/events

Immigrants Out: A History of American Xenophobia

An OAH Distinguished Lecture by Erika Lee
Thursday, March 10, 2022
VIRTUAL OAH Lecture | Live lecture with Q&A
Hosted by SUNY Fredonia Department of History

Cabeza de Vaca and the Problem of Early Encounters

An OAH Distinguished Lecture by Andrés Reséndez
Thursday, April 7, 2022, 7:00 PM Pacific Time
Hosted by California Lutheran University Department of History
Sponsored by Alpha Xi Psi Chapter of Phi Alpha Theta History Honor Society
California Lutheran University

For more information, contact David Nelson (dnelson@CalLutheran.edu)

People and Cultures on the Move

An OAH Distinguished Lecture by Patrick Griffin
Wednesday, April 20, 2022, 2:00 PM Eastern Time
Traditional, in-person event & Live Virtual
Hosted by Friends of Boca Grande Community Center - American Revolution Symposium
Register for this live event: https://113325.blackbaudhosting.com/113325/ARS---Patrick-Griffin-VIR
Boca Grande Community Center
131 First Street West
Boca Grande, FL

For more information, contact Debbie Frank (dfrank@fobgcc.org) or visit https://www.friendsofbocagrande.org/events/series/american-revolution-symposium/
Or call ph. 941-964-0827
$45 General admission