Governor Herbert H. Lehman

Fall 2018 Lectures and Seminars

September 2018

The Weeping Time: Memory and the Largest Slave Auction in American History
September, 26 - Lehman Center, 12:00 noon
Anne C. Bailey, Associate Professor, Binghamton University

October 2018

Directorate S: The C.I.A. and America’s Secret Wars in Afghanistan and Pakistan
October, 3 - Lehman Center, 12:00 noon
Steve Coll, Dean & Henry R. Luce Professor of Journalism, Columbia Journalism School

Queer Clout: Chicago and the Rise of Gay Politics
October, 9 - Lehman Center, 12:00 noon
Timothy Stewart-Winter, Associate Professor of History, Rutgers UniversityNewark

American Eden: David Hosack, Botany, and Medicine in the Garden of the Early Republic
October, 16 - Lehman Center, 12:00 noon
Victoria Johnson, Associate Professor of Urban Policy and Planning, Hunter College

Jewish Comedy: A Serious History
October, 24 - Lehman Center, 12:00 noon
Jeremy Dauber, Atran Professor of Yiddish Language, Literature and Culture, Columbia University

Jane Crow: The Life of Pauli Murray
October, 31 - Lehman Center, 12:00 noon
Rosalind Rosenberg, Professor Emerita, Barnard College

November 2018

Manhattan's Little Secrets: Uncovering Mysteries in Brick and Mortar, Glass and Stone
November, 14 - Lehman Center, 12:00 noon
John Tauranac, Independent Scholar

Embattled River: The Hudson and Modern American Environmentalism
November, 28 - Lehman Center, 12:00 noon
David P. Schuyler, Arthur and Katherine Shadek Professor of Humanities and American Studies, Franklin & Marshall College


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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