Governor Herbert H. Lehman

Fall 2017 Lectures and Seminars

September 2017

Universities and Their Cities: Urban Higher Education in America
September, 27 - Lehman Center
Steve Diner, Rutgers University

October 2017

A World of Homeowners: American Politics and the Politics of Housing Aid
October, 4 - Lehman Center
Nancy Kwak, University of California San Diego

Fear City: New York�s Fiscal Crisis and the Rise of Austerity Politics
October, 10 - Lehman Center
Kim Phillips-Fein, New York University

Crossing Parish Boundaries: Race, Sports, and Catholic Youth in Chicago 1914-1954
October, 18 - Lehman Center
Tim Neary, Salve Regina University

Herbert H. Lehman: A Political Biography
October, 24 - Lehman Center
Duane Tananbaum, Lehman College

November 2017

The Politicians and the Egalitarians: The Hidden History of American Politics
November, 1 - Lehman Center
Sean Wilentz, Princeton University

The Jews of Harlem: The Rise, Decline, and Revival of a Jewish Community
November, 14 - Lehman Center
Jeffrey Gurock, Yeshiva University

A Sovereign People: The Crises of the 1790s and the Birth of American Nationalism
November, 28 - Lehman Center
Carol Berkin, City University of New York


All events are held at the Lehman Center at 12:00 noon unless otherwise indicated.
Attendance is free but registration is required as places are limited.



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