Special Lectures

Our fascinating historical lectures for majors and nonmajors go beyond the Weber Historical Society lecture series and annual Lampros Lecture.

Learn from more guests we’ve invited to speak.

Spring 2020

“Beyond King: Complicating Black Leadership"

Dr. Francoise N. Hamlin
Brown University
Thursday, Feb. 20, 12:00-2:00 p.m.
Lindquist Hall 101

Moving beyond the efforts of Martin Luther King, Jr., Hamlin complicates leadership during the civil rights movement by juxtaposing Aaron Henry with Vera Pigee. Hamlin exposes the many methods of achieving freedom and justice following World War II by detailing the styles of these two leading voices from Clarksdale, Mississippi.

Free and open to the public


“Harriet Tubman in History and Memory”

Dr. Catherine Clinton
University of Texas, San Antonio
Thursday, March 19, 12:00 p.m.
Lindquist Hall 101

Author of Harriet Tubman: The Road to Freedom 

Free and open to the public


Past Events

Spring 2019