Governor Herbert H. Lehman

Spring 2018 Lectures and Seminars

January 2018

The Pragmatist: Bill de Blasio's Quest to Save the Soul of New York
January, 31 - Lehman Center, 12:00 noon
Joseph P. Viteritti, Thomas Hunter Professor of Public Policy; Chair, Urban Policy and Planning Department, CUNY

February 2018

Eleanor Roosevelt: In Her Own Words: On Woman, Politics, Leadership, and Lessons from Life
February, 6 - Lehman Center, 12:00 noon
Nancy Woloch, History Department, Barnard College

Bloomberg: A Billionaire's Ambition
February, 28 - Lehman Center, 12:00 noon
Chris McNickle, Independent Scholar

March 2018

Queer Clout: Chicago and the Rise of Gay Politics
March, 7 - Lehman Center, 12:00 noon
Timothy Stewart-Winter, Associate Professor of History, Rutgers University-Newark

April 2018

Julius Rosenwald: Repairing the World
April, 10 - Lehman Center, 12:00 noon
Hasia Diner, Paul and Sylvia Steinberg Professor of American History; Director of the Goldstein-Goren Center for American Jewish History, New York University

Revolution Song: A Story of American Freedom
April, 17 - Lehman Center, 12:00 noon
Russell Shorto, Independent Historian

Jacques Marquette and Louis Jolliet: Exploration, Encounter, and the French New World
April, 24 - Lehman Center, 12:00 noon
Laura M. Chmielewski, Associate Professor of History, Purchase College SUNY

*Registration Required for following event*

"Greater Gotham: A History of New York City from 1898 to 1919"
April, 17 - Faculty House (64 Morningside Drive), 6:30PM
Mike Wallace, Distinguished Professor of History, John Jay College of Criminal Justice; Director, Gotham Center for New York History


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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