Governor Herbert H. Lehman

Spring 2011 Lectures and Seminars

All seminars are at 12pm at the Lehman Center. Lunch is served. Events are free and open to the public but RSVPs are required: email


Encyclopedia of New York City
Jan. 26    Kenneth T. Jackson

George Washington's America: A Biography Through His Maps
Feb. 2    Barnet Schecter

Hispanic New York: A Sourcebook
Feb. 15    Claudio Remeseira, Hispanic New York Project

Jewish Bialystok and its Diaspora
Feb. 23    Rebecca Kobrin, Columbia University

The Pivotal Decade: How the United States Traded Factories for Finance in the Seventies
Mar. 2    Judith Stein, The Graduate Center-CUNY

Defiance of the Patriots: The Boston Tea Party and the Making of America
Mar. 23    Benjamin Carp, Tufts University

The Greater New York Sports Chronology
Apr. 6    Jeffrey Kroessler, John Jay College

Confederate Reckoning: Power and Politics in the Civil War South
Apr. 19    Stephanie McCurry, University of Pennsylvania

Malcolm X: A Life of Reinvention
Apr. 26    Manning Marable, Columbia University



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