The following lectures are open to the public.
Boris details women’s activism against sweatshops
Eileen Boris will present a lecture entitled “You Are What You Shop: Women against the Sweatshop, Past and Present” at the University of Tulsa, location tba, in Tulsa, Oklahoma, on Tuesday, April 1, 2014, at 5:30 p.m. Sponsored by the university’s women’s and gender studies program. For more information, contact Professor Jan Wilson, .
Litwack considers legacy of the Civil War
Leon Litwack will present a lecture entitled “The Legacy of the Civil War” at the Nicholson Library of Linfield College in McMinnville, Oregon, on Thursday, April 3, 2014, at 7:30 p.m. Sponsored by the college’s library and history department. For more information, contact library director Susan Whyte, ph. 503-883-2517, .
Hoxie surveys history of Native American political activism
Fred Hoxie will present a lecture entitled “This Indian Country” at the Corley Auditorium in Webster Hall on the campus of Missouri Southern State University in Joplin, Missouri, on April 9, 2014. Sponsored by the university’s social science department. For more information, contact Professor Steven Wagner, .
Oakes considers emancipation
James Oakes will present a lecture entitled “Rethinking Emancipation: Freedom National” at the Woodruff Auditorium, Kansas Union, on the campus of the University of Kansas in Lawrence on Thursday, April 9, 2015, at 7:30 p.m. Sponsored by university’s Hall Center for the Humanities. For more information, visit hallcenter.ku.edu or email .