Upcoming Lectures

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

Feminist Activism and American Health Politics since 1945

An OAH Distinguished Lecture by Naomi Rogers
Sponsored by Utah Humanities Council
Thursday, February 27, 2020, 1:30 PM
Weber State University
Stewart Library Hetzel-Hoellein Room (Library 321)
Ogden, Utah
For more information, contact Sarah Langsdon specialcollections@weber.edu ph. 801-626-6540 beyondsuffrage.org

Defiant Braceros: How Migrant Workers Fought for Racial, Sexual, and Political Freedom

An OAH Distinguished Lecture by Mireya Loza
Sponsored by New York City Department of Education and National Archives
Thursday, February 27, 2020, 4:00 PM
National Archives
One Bowling Green
New York City, NY
For more information, contact Joseph Schmidt jschmid@schools.nyc.gov

The "Immigration Problem," 1917 and 2017

An OAH Distinguished Lecture by Katherine Benton-Cohen
Sponsored by History Graduate Student Association of LSU
Friday, March 6, 2020, 7:00 PM
Louisiana State University
French House-Ogden Honors College of LSU
Baton Rouge, LA
Free to LSU staff and students

Andrew Jackson in the Age of Trump

An OAH Distinguished Lecture by Daniel Feller
Sponsored by Department of History
Friday, March 13, 2020, 7:00 PM
63rd Annual Missouri Valley History Conference
University of Nebraska-Omaha
Mammel Hall
Omaha, Nebraska

For more information, contact Mark Scherer mvhc.coordinator@gmail.com ph. https://www.unomaha.edu/college-of-arts-and-sciences/history/news-and-events/missouri-valley/mvhc.php https://www.unomaha.edu/college-of-arts-and-sciences/history/news-and-events/missouri-valley/mvhc.php
Lecture is free and open to the public. Buffet dinner prior to the address requires conference registration of $95

In Politics to Stay: A Political History of African American Women

An OAH Distinguished Lecture by Bettye Collier-Thomas
Sponsored by Department of History
Monday, March 16, 2020, 7:00 PM
Columbia College
Bixby Lecture Hall
Columbia, MO

For more information, contact whm@ccis.edu

What American Women Had to Do to Win the Vote

An OAH Distinguished Lecture by Susan M. Hartmann
Sponsored by Tarleton State University College of Liberal and Fine Arts, Tarrant County Community College
Thursday, March 19, 2020, 12:00 PM
Tarleton State University and Tarrant County College History Symposium
Tarleton State University, Fort Worth Campus
Fort Worth, TX

For more information, contact Jensen Branscombe branscombe@tarleton.edu ph. (254) 968-0596

Other Monumentalities: Building the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture

An OAH Distinguished Lecture by Mabel O. Wilson
Sponsored by College of Liberal Arts
Monday, March 23, 2020, 4:00 PM
Towson University
Liberal Arts (LA) 4310
Towson, MD


For more information, contact Dr. Christian Koot ckoot@ towson.edu ph. 410-704-3934

First in the Nation?: Utah Women in the National Suffrage Movement

An OAH Distinguished Lecture by Laurel Thatcher Ulrich
Sponsored by Utah Humanities Council
Monday, March 30, 2020, 7:00 PM
Weber State University
Union Building Ballroom
Ogden, UT
For more information, contact Sarah Langsdon specialcollections@weber.edu ph. 801-626-6540 beyondsuffrage.org

Rethinking Rufus: Sexual Violations of Enslaved Men

An OAH Distinguished Lecture by Thomas A. Foster
Sponsored by Department of History
Friday, April 10, 2020
University of Miami
Miami, Fl
For more information, contact Dr. Mary Lindemann mlindemann@miami.edu

Partisan Women in the Suffrage Era

An OAH Distinguished Lecture by Melanie Gustafson
Sponsored by New Bedford Whaling Museum, YWCA of Southeastern Massachusetts, and Mass Humanities grant, made possible by Mass Cultural Council
Saturday, April 18, 2020, 1:30 PM
For more information, contact LTWcoordinator@whalingmuseum.org

The Rise and Fall of an American Labor Party: The Democrats from the New Deal to the Present

An OAH Distinguished Lecture by Michael Kazin
Thursday, April 30, 2020, 3:00 PM
University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee
Library conference center; 4th floor Golda Meir Library
For more information, contact Prof. Joseph Rodriguez, Chair, Department of History joerod@uwm.edu ph. 414-229-3963 www.uwm.edu/history/

"A Very Radical Proposition": Elizabeth Cady Stanton and the Meanings of the Vote

An OAH Distinguished Lecture by Lori D. Ginzberg
Sponsored by New York City Department of Education and National Archives
Thursday, April 30, 2020, 4:00 PM
National Archives
*Closed Professional Development event

Asian American Feminisms and Women of Color Feminisms: Radicalism, Liberalism, and Invisibility

An OAH Distinguished Lecture by Judy Tzu-Chun Wu
Sponsored by Fremont Union High School District
Thursday, May 21, 2020, 4:00 PM
Monta Vista High School
Cupertino, CA


*Closed high school event

Stand By Me: The Forgotten History of Gay Liberation

An OAH Distinguished Lecture by James Downs
Sponsored by New York City Department of Education and National Archives
Thursday, May 28, 2020, 4:00 PM
National Archives
One Bowling Green
New York City, NY
For more information, contact Joseph Schmidt jschmid@schools.nyc.gov
*Closed Professional Development event

Women's Labors as the World's Work: The Transnational Reach of U.S. Labor Feminism

An OAH Distinguished Lecture by Eileen Boris
Sponsored by Utah Humanities Council
Thursday, September 10, 2020
Weber State University
Stewart Library
Hetzel-Hoellein Room 321
Ogden, Utah
For more information, contact Sarah Langsdon specialcollections@weber.edu ph. 801-626-6540 beyondsuffrage.org

ONE WOMAN ONE VOTE: The Long Road to Ratification of the Nineteenth Amendment

An OAH Distinguished Lecture by Marjorie J. Spruill
Sponsored by The League of Women Voters of the Pensacola Bay Area
Saturday, September 12, 2020
For more information, contact Sarah Brown sbrown@fau.edu