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Department and Sponsored Events

The Dangers Which Plague This Country
“’The Dangers Which Plague This Country’: Empire and Disaster in the North Pacific.” Presented by Spencer Abbe, PhD Candidate, UO Department of History. Seminar on Russia-Asia Studies hosted by Ludwig Maximilian University of Munich. 7:30 a.m. PST via Zoom. Webinar ID: 822 5794 2157

African Studies Lecture Series
“The Intimate Realities of Water.” Presented by Adrian Parr, University of Oregon. Hosted by the African Studies Program. Wednesday, February 2, 2022. 10:00–11:15 a.m. PST. Details forthcoming.

February History Pub Talk
Monday, February 14, 2022. Cosponsored by the Department of History, Lane County History Museum, and Viking Braggot Co. 7:00–8:30 p.m. PST. Virtual via Zoom. Speaker and details TBA.

African Studies Lecture Series
“Africa’s Imagination in American Culinary Adventure Reality Television.” Presented by Tewodros Workneh, Kent State University. Hosted by the African Studies Program. Wednesday, February 16, 2022. 10:00–11:15 a.m. PST. Details forthcoming.

March History Pub Talk
Monday, March 14, 2022. Virtual via Zoom. Speaker and details TBA. “Imagined San Francisco: Digital Mapping and Public History.” Presented by Ocean Howell, associate professor of history, University of Oregon. Cosponsored by the Department of History, Lane County History Museum, and Viking Braggot Co. Monday, February 14, 2022. 7:00–8:30 p.m. PST. Virtual via Zoom. Details TBA.

April History Pub Talk
Monday, April 11. Cosponsored by the Department of History, Lane County History Museum, and Viking Braggot Co. 7:00–8:30 p.m. PST. Virtual via Zoom. Speaker and details TBA.

May History Pub Talk
Monday, May 9, 2022. Cosponsored by the Department of History, Lane County History Museum, and Viking Braggot Co. 7:00–8:30 p.m. PST. Virtual via Zoom. Speaker and details TBA.

June History Pub Talk
Monday, June 13, 2022. Cosponsored by the Department of History, Lane County History Museum, and Viking Braggot Co. 7:00–8:30 p.m. PST. Virtual via Zoom. Speaker and details TBA.

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Ongoing Exhibits

medieval painting

Red Thread: A Journey through Color

The story of the color red, a digital guide created by Vera Keller, associate professor of history. Hosted by the Digital Scholarship Center.

 


Past 2021-22 Events

Allen Hendershott Eaton (1878–1962), Rural Craft, and the History of Collections at UO — Eugene History Pub Talk featuring Vera Keller, associate professor and department head, Department of History. January 10, 2022. Cosponsored by the Department of History, Lane County History Museum, and Viking Braggot Co.

Eminent Oregonians — Eugene History Pub talk featuring authors Jane Kirkpatrick, Steve Forrester, and R. Gregory Nokes. December 13, 2021. Cosponsored by the Department of History, Lane County History Museum, Oregon State Capitol Foundation, and Viking Braggot Co. 

Black Exclusion and the 1858 Exodus to British Columbia — Eugene History Pub Talk featuring Stacey Smith, Oregon State University. November 8, 2021. Cosponsored by the Department of History, Lane County History Museum, and Viking Braggot Co.

The True History of Oregon’s Bottle Bill — Eugene History Pub talk featuring Brent Walth, assistant professor of journalism. October 11, 2021. Cosponsored by the Department of History, Lane County History Museum, Oregon State Capitol Foundation, and Viking Braggot Co.

The War of the Worlds — Eugene History Pub talk featuring Patrick Lucanio, PhD. September 20, 2021. Cosponsored by the Department of History, Lane County History Museum, and Viking Braggot Co.