Governor Herbert H. Lehman

Spring 2016 Lectures and Seminars

January 2016

The Deluge: The Great War, America and the Remaking of the Global Order, 1916-1931
January, 26 - Lehman Center, 12:00PM
Adam Tooze, Kathryn and Shelby Cullom Davis Professor of History and Director of the European Institute, Columbia University

February 2016

The Archaeology of American Cities
February, 10 - Lehman Center, 12:00PM
Nan A. Rothschild, Columbia University
Diana DiZerega Wall, City College of New York

Wall Streeters: The Creators and Corruptors of American Finance
February, 16 - Lehman Center, 12:00PM
Edward Morris, Ph.D., Professor and former dean of the Plaster School of Business and Entrepreneurship, Lindenwood University

All Eyes are Upon Us: Race and Politics from Boston to Brooklyn
February, 24 - Lehman Center, 12:00PM
Jason Sokol, Associate Professor of History, University of New Hampshire

March 2016

Folk City: New York and the American Folk Music Revival
March, 8 - Lehman Center, 12:00PM
Stephen Petrus, Mellon Research Fellow, New-York Historical Society

Spain in Our Hearts: Americans in the Spanish Civil War: 1936-1939
March, 30 - Lehman Center, 12:00PM
Adam Hochschild, Independent Scholar

April 2016

Washington: A History of Our National City
April, 5 - Lehman Center, 12:00PM
Tom Lewis, Professor Emeritus, Skidmore College

To Save the Children of Korea: The Cold War Origins of International Adoption
April, 13 - Lehman Center, 12:00PM
Arissa H. Oh, Assistant Professor, Boston College

Citizen Sailors: Becoming American in the Age of Revolution
April, 27 - Lehman Center, 12:00PM
Nathan Perl-Rosenthal, Assistant Professor of History and Spatial Sciences, University of Southern California


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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