The Department of History and College of Social & Behavioral Sciences present the annual Lampros Lecture.
20th Lampros Lecture: "Reconstruction and the American Political Tradition"
Professor Steven Hahn, New York University
Tuesday, Oct. 16, 2018, 7 p.m.
Dumke Legacy Hall, Weber State University
Professor Steven Hahn teaches at New York University. He earned his Ph.D. in history at Yale University in 1979. Hahn has long engaged the histories of slavery, race, and empire in the nineteenth century. His multiple publications include A Nation Without Borders: The United States and Its World in an Age of Civil Wars, 1830-1910; The Political Worlds of Slavery and Freedom; A Nation under Our Feet: Black Political Struggles in the Rural South from Slavery to the Great Migration; and The Roots of Southern Populism. He is the recipient of the Pulitzer Prize in History and the Bancroft Prize in American History, among many other scholarly distinctions.
The event is free, and the public is encouraged to attend.