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

Bridging Scholarship and Activism and Forging an Agenda for Social Justice

An OAH Distinguished Lecture by Premilla Nadasen
Thursday, March 23, 2023, 11:00 AM Eastern time
Hosted by Bergen Community College
Pitken Educational Center
400 Paramus Rd.
Paramus, NJ
For more information, visit

Women, Work, and Welfare: A History of Gender and Precarious Labor

An OAH Distinguished Lecture by Jennifer Lisa Klein
Thursday, March 23, 2023, 4:30 PM Mountain Time
Hosted by Northern Arizona University
Sponsored by Department of History, Department of Social Work, Commission on the Status of Women and Gender Studiesepartment of Sociology, Department of Women and
Liberal Arts Building, Room 120
Flagstaff, AZ
For more information, contact Leilah Danielson ( or visit

Patsy Takemoto Mink and Antinuclear Activism: Cold War Militarism, Asian American Civic Inclusion, and Pacific Islander Sovereignty

An OAH Distinguished Lecture by Judy Tzu-Chun Wu
Thursday, March 23, 2023, 6:00 PM Central Time
Live Virtual Lecture with Q&A
Hosted by South Texas College Library
Register for this live event:
For more information, contact Heather Bobrowicz (
Or call ph. 956-872-2277

Knickerbocker Renaissance: Slavery & Education

An OAH Distinguished Lecture by Craig Steven Wilder
Wednesday, April 12, 2023, 4:30 PM Eastern Time
Hosted by Tufts University Center for the Humanities
Sponsored by Center for the Study of Race and Democracy and the Office of the Provost
Barnam Hall 104
Packard Ave.
Medford, Massachusetts
For more information, visit

The Political Economy of Plunder: American Expansion into the Old Northwest

An OAH Distinguished Lecture by Michael J. Witgen
Wednesday, April 12, 2023, 7:00 PM Eastern Time
Hosted by McCormick Center for the Study of the American Revolution at Siena College
For more information, contact Jennifer Dorsey ( or visit

Sanctified people got more fire: The Pentecostal Roots of Early Rock 'n' Roll

An OAH Distinguished Lecture by Randall Stephens
Thursday, April 13, 2023, 5:00 PM Eastern Time
Hosted by Virginia Commonwealth University
Sponsored by Blake Lecture in the History of Christianity
Virginia Museum of History and Culture
428 N Arthur Ashe Blvd, Richmond, VA 23220

For more information, contact Andrea White ( or visit

Immigrants Out: A History of American Xenophobia

An OAH Distinguished Lecture by Erika Lee
Thursday, April 27, 2023, 6:30 PM Eastern Time
Hosted by The College of New Jersey
Ewing, NJ