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Minnesota State University, Mankato
Minnesota State University, Mankato

History Forum Lecture Series

Page address: http://sbs.mnsu.edu/history/news/lectureseries.html

The History Forum Lecture Series is an opportunity for faculty, students, staff, and community members to learn about the latest historical research from local and regional scholars. The history lecture forum is presented twice a year, once in the Fall and again in the Spring.

Upcoming Events

Past Events

The Ballad of Ben and Stella Mae:  Great Plains Outlaws Who Became FBI Public Enemies Nos. 1 and 2

Presented by Matt Cecil, Dean of Arts and Humanities
Monday, April 10, 2017 at 5:00 p.m. in 201 Centennial Student Union
This event is free and open to the public

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Title IX and The Right to Play:  Oral Histories of Women in Sports

Presented by Professor Diane LeBlanc, St. Olaf College
Monday, March 20, 2017 at 4:00 p.m. in 201 Centennial Student Union

 

Rethinking Spanish Colonialism:  Ethnic Identity and the Balance of Power in Sixteenth-Century Peru

Presented by Assistant Professor Chad McCutchen
Monday, February 27, 2017 at 5:00 P.M. in 201 Centennial Student Union
This event is free and open to the public

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The Anti-Democratic, Proslavery Origins of the Electoral Colege:  Is It Time For The Leaders Of The Free World To Have Democratic Elections?

Presented by Paul Finkelman, Ariel F. Sallows Visiting Professor of Human Rights at the University of Saskatchewan Law School
Thursday, October 20, 2016 at 5:00 P.M. in 102 Morris Hall
This event is free and open to the public

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The Siege of Kut, December 1915-April 1916: 
World War I and the Modern Middle East

Presented by Visiting Assistant Professor Jameel Haque
Monday, March 28, 2016 at 4:00 p.m. in 201 Centennial Student Union

Insurgent Democracy:  New Visions of the Nonpartisan League

Presented by Associate Professor Michael Lansing
Thursday, February 18, 2016 at 4:00 p.m. in 201 Centennial Student Union

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Putting Dinner on the Table in Chaucer's London

Presented by Professor Martha Carlin
Wednesday, November 4, 2015 at 4:00 p.m. in 253 Centennial Student Union

Minnesota's Civil War:  A Conflicted Legacy

Presented by Dr. Kathleen Gorman Thursday, April 9, 2015 at 4:00 p.m. in 7 Armstrong Hall

We Are the People We've Been Waiting For

Presented by Chuck McDew Tuesday, March 31, 2015 at 6:30 p.m. in 103 Morris Hall