Tag: Historical Perspectives Series

Mark your calendar for Oct. 23 — First of Historical Perspective Series

The first program of the academic year that is part of the annual Historical Perspective Series is scheduled for Tuesday, Oct. 23 at 2 p.m. in the Christie Theatre, UW-Green Bay (main campus). Elliott Gorn, the Joseph A. Gagliano Professor of American Urban History at Loyola University, Chicago, will speak about his new book Let the People See: The Story of […]

UW-Green Bay Professor Harvey Kaye in national spotlight to talk film and ‘Four Freedoms’

Kaye joins Ben Mankiewicz, for a national television broadcast on TCM

Don’t expect University of Wisconsin-Green Bay Professor Harvey J. Kaye to go “all Hollywood” on us just because he is appearing on national television next week. In fact, for Kaye, one of UW-Green Bay’s longest standing faculty members, it’s more of the same — sharing with an audience (albeit a much larger one) his passion […]

Mark your calendars: Spring 2018 Historical Perspective Series announced

Spring 2018 Historical Perspective Series Tuesday, March 27 at 2 p.m. in the Christie Theatre — Michael Tomasky, Columnist at the Daily Beast and Editor of DEMOCRACY, to speak on Party Politics Today Thursday, April 19 at 2 p.m. in the Christie Theater, Sergio Gonzalez, lecturer and Ph.D. candidate at UW-Madison, to speak on the Story of Mexican […]

Wilkens on campus for Historical Perspectives Series, Oct. 26

The Center for History and Social Change has announced the first presentation in the Historical Perspective Lectures Series for fall 2017: Carl Wilkens, former head of the Adventist Development and Relief Agency International in Rwanda and author of “I’m Not Leaving” will speak on Re-framing the “Other”: Rwanda’s Response to Fear, Hatred, and Violence. Thursday, […]

Historical Perspective Series announced

The Center for History and Social Change has announced its Historical Perspective Lectures Series for fall 2017: Carl Wilkens, former head of the Adventist Development and Relief Agency International in Rwanda and author of “I’m Not Leaving” will speak on Re-framing the “Other”: Rwanda’s Response to Fear, Hatred, and Violence. Thursday, Oct. 26, 2 p.m., […]

Next week: TV’s TCM and TYT personality Ben Mankiewicz presents at Historical Perspective Series

The grandson of the renowned Academy Award winning screenwriter Herman Mankiewicz and the son of Frank Mankiewicz, press secretary to Bobby Kennedy and later president of National Public Radio, Ben Mankiewicz (host of Turner Classic Movies and a co-founder of the Young Turks Network) grew up immersed in Hollywood and public affairs. He brings personal and studied knowledge of his subjects to […]

The New Yorker Cartoonist and writer Liza Donnelly at Christie Theatre, April 4

Don’t miss this opportunity to see cartoonist and writer for The New Yorker, Liza Donnelly, at 2 p.m. Tuesday, April 4 in the Christie Theatre. She will discuss cartooning and politics. The public is invited to attend. Donnelly is part of the Historical Perspectives Lecture Series this spring. The series has been bringing speakers of national renown to UW-Green Bay […]

Tuesday, John Nichols leads 2017 Historical Perspectives Lecture Series

Don’t miss this opportunity to see national correspondent for Nation magazine John Nichols. Nichols will speak on his latest book, “People Get Ready: The Fight Against a Jobless Economy and a Citizeness Democracy.” His presentation will begin at 2 p.m. Tuesday, March 28 in the Christie Theater. The public is invited to attend. Nichols is the first in […]

John Nichols leads off spring 2017 Historical Perspectives Lecture Series

Don’t miss this opportunity to see national correspondent for Nation magazine John Nichols. Nichols will speak on his latest book, “People Get Ready: The Fight Against a Jobless Economy and a Citizeness Democracy.” His presentation will begin at 2 p.m. Tuesday, March 28 in the Christie Theater. The public is invited to attend. Nichols is the first in […]

Prof. Kaye announces additional speaker in Historical Perspectives Series

Ben Mankiewicz of Turner Classic Movies (TCM) and the Young Turks Network (TYT) has been added to the Historical Perspectives Lecture Series. Mark your calendars for 6 p.m. Tuesday, April 25 in Rose Hall 250. His topic is Hollywood and Politics. He will join an already-scheduled lineup of John Nichols, national affairs correspondent for The Nation, at […]