The History Pub Talks is a monthly event series cosponsored by the department, Lane County History Museum, and Viking Braggot Company. History scholars and experts are invited to present talks on historical events, concepts, and research in a setting with local beer, wine, and food.* All talks take place in the evenings on the second Monday of each month, September through May, unless noted otherwise. Events are open to everyone and free to attend.
*During the COVID-19 pandemic, History Pub events will be held virtually via Zoom. Attendees must RSVP no later than 5 p.m. the day of the event to be granted access.
View recordings of these and previous events on YouTube
September 20, 2021
“The War of the Worlds” with Patrick Lucanio, PhD
October 11, 2021
“The True History of Oregon’s Bottle Bill” with Brent Walth, UO School of Journalism
November 8, 2021
“Black Exclusion and the 1858 Exodus to British Columbia: African Americans’ Search for Civil Rights in Oregon, California, and the British Empire” with Stacey Smith, associate professor of history, Oregon State University
December 13, 2021
January 10, 2022
February 14, 2022
March 14, 2022
April 11, 2022
May 9, 2022
June 13, 2022