MHS Calendar of Events

16 January 2014 Seminars are free and open to the public; RSVP required.
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Biography Seminar

When Subjects Talk Back: Oral History, Contemporary Biography, and the Runaway Interview

5:30 PM - 7:30 PM
Joyce Antler, Brandeis University, Claire Potter, New School for Public Engagement, Ted Widmer, Brown University Moderator: Carol Bundy, author of The Nature of Sacrifice: A Biography of Charles Russell Lowell, Jr., 1835-64

This program will feature a conversation with Joyce Antler, Professor of American Studies at Brandeis, who is currently writing a book on Jewish women active in the feminist movement; Claire Potter, Professor of History at the New School, who is writing on anti-pornography efforts in the 1980s; and Ted Widmer, senior advisor to former Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton.