Wednesday, November 19, 2014

History Workshop: Prof. Nicholas Breyfogle (Ohio State University) presents on Tuesday, December 2nd

Tuesday, December 2nd we will be hosting our final fall session of the History Workshop series on "Capitalism in Crisis: Development, Sustainability, & Inequality in Global Perspective."

Dr. Nicholas Breyfogle (Associate Professor, Ohio State University), will be speaking on "Protecting the Pearl of Soviet Asia: Post-War Development, Conservation, and Lake Baikal". The talk will be at 2:30 pm, Tuesday December 2nd, in Sakamaki Hall A104.

Full details of Professor Breyfogle's talk are in the flyer below. We hope you can join us!

Monday, November 10, 2014

Talk at Iolani Palace featuring Prof. Kieko Matteson - Monday, November 24

Prof. Kieko Matteson will be delivering a talk entitled "Foundations of Mud and Iron - Environmental Legacies of the Great War", as part of an event sponsored by the Honorary Consul of the Federal Republic of Germany, Honolulu and the UHM Department of Political Science:

100 Years World War One - New Insights to a Global Catastrophe
Monday, November 24
5:30 - 8:30pm
Kanaʻina Building, Iolani Palace

Please see flyer below for more details.

Friday, November 7, 2014

History Workshop: Prof. Suzanna Reiss presents on Friday, November 14th

Please join us for the History Workshop on Friday, November 14th at 2:30pm in the History Department Library, Sakamaki A201. Professor Suzanna Reiss will be presenting a talk entitled, "We Sell Drugs: The Alchemy of US Empire."

Please see flyer below for more information. We hope you can join us and please spread the word!

Thursday, October 30, 2014

Mark Your Calendars! Department of History Open House - Thurs., Nov. 13

Date: Thurs., Nov. 13
Time: 10:00 am - 2:00 pm
Where: Campus Center Walkway (in front of the ATM machines)
Motto: "Food for Thought" - Free treats for students who stop by to learn more about our program!

See you there!

Wednesday, October 29, 2014

History Forum Talk by Prof. Alex Golub - Monday, November 17

The U.H. Mānoa History Department and the Phi Alpha Theta History Honor Society present:

"Melanesian Emerson: Bernard Narokobi and the Creation of Papua New Guinean Cultural Nationalism"
A Public Lecture by Prof. Alex Golub, Department of Anthropology, University of Hawaiʻi at Mānoa

Monday, November 17th
12:30 – 2:00 p.m.
Sakamaki Hall A201
History Department Library
University of Hawaiʻi at Mānoa

Free and Open to the Public

Wednesday, October 22, 2014

History Workshop: Prof. Wayne Farris presents on Friday, November 7th

Please join us for the History Workshop on Friday, November 7th at 2:30pm in the History Department Library, Sakamaki A201. Professor Wayne Farris will be presenting a talk entitled, "From Medicine to Beverage to Art: Technology and Change in Tea Consumption."

Please see flyer below for more information. We hope you can join us and please spread the word!

Monday, October 20, 2014

History Forum Talk by Prof. Jon T. Davidann - Friday, October 24

The U.H. Mānoa History Department and the Phi Alpha Theta History Honor Society present:

“The Origins of American and East Asian Concepts of Modernity, 1860-1920”
A Public Lecture by Prof. Jon T. Davidann, Department of History, Hawaiʻi Pacific University

Friday, October 24th
12:30 – 2:00 p.m.
Sakamaki Hall A201
History Department Library
University of Hawaiʻi at Mānoa

Free and Open to the Public