The National Trust for Historic Preservation’s Telling Women’s Stories at Historic Sites Webinar
Building off the Forum Blog Series: Women’s History and Historic Preservation, Forum’s next webinar focuses on “Including Women in the Sequel: Re-Interpretation and Telling the Full History at Historic Sites.” Panelists from Belle Grove, the Oneida Community Mansion House, and the Pauli Murray House will discuss their work telling women’s stories—including identifying source materials, developing interpretive plans, and building narratives that tell a broader American story.
Join us live Wednesday, March 14, 3:00–4:00 p.m. ET.
Register from the Forum website below.
Image from the U2 The Joshua Tree Concert in East Rutherford, NJ in June 2017. The slide preceeded a series of images of strong women from the past and present. Credit: Priya Chhaya
Join the Heart Mountain Wyoming Foundation and the Japanese American National Museum on Saturday, February 17 at 5:30pm in downtown LA. They are hosting a digital storytelling event. It’s free and open to the public, but you will need to RSVP via bit.ly/2Ea5elR.
#LA #LosAngeles #CA #storytelling
There’s still time submit a poster for the 2018 conference by our extended deadline of February 28th! View the SOHA 2018 Call for Posters for additional details.
VISIT OUR WEBSITE CONFERENCE PAGE FOR MORE DETAILS.
Visit coph.fullerton.edu for more details or view the PDF flyer here!
Franklin Howard, SOHA’s Graduate Assistant, presented his research at the 2016 OHA Conference in Long Beach, CA. Did you know that you can still participate in the 2018 SOHA Conference by submitting a poster by January 26th, 2018? We would love to feature your work during our conference in Fullerton, CA on April 27-29th, 2018. Read our SOHA 2018 Call for Posters for submission details. Visit www.southwestoralhistory.org for additional information about the conference.
Author Jill Lepore, “The American Experience: A Lab Report”
Public reading with Q&A 4:00-5:30 p.m.
Jill Lepore is the David Woods Kemper ’41 Professor of American History at Harvard University. She is also a staff writer at The New Yorker. She is currently writing a history of the United States.
Jill Lepore is the keynote speaker for “Who Do We Think We Are? American Identity and the Democratic Ideal in the 21st Century.”
Lepore received a B.A. in English from Tufts University in 1987, an M.A. in American Culture from the University of Michigan in 1990, and a Ph.D. in American Studies from Yale University in 1995. She joined the Harvard History Department in 2003 and was Chair of the History and Literature Program in 2005-10, 2012, and 2014. In 2012, she was named Harvard College Professor, in recognition of distinction in undergraduate teaching. In 2014, she was elected to the American Academy of Arts and Sciences and to the American Philosophical Society. Since 2015, she has been an Affiliated Faculty member at the Harvard Law School. Her research has been funded by the John Simon Guggenheim Foundation, the National Endowment for the Humanities, the Pew Foundation, the Gilder Lehrman Institute, the Charles Warren Center, and the Woodrow Wilson Foundation. She is the recipient of many honors and awards including honorary degrees from Bowdoin College, Colgate University, Tufts University, and Warwick University.
- When: Crystal Cove Auditorium, UCI Student Center
- Where: Friday, February 9, 4:00 p.m.
- Organizer: Julia Lupton (email)
Register / RSVP
Visit http://illuminations.uci.edu/events/18_02_09_Author_Jill_Lepore.html for more event details.