History Forum - Professor Wiesner-Hanks

February 16, 12:00pm - 1:30pm
Mānoa Campus, Sakamaki A201 (History Dept. Library)

UH Manoa History Department, UH Women's Studies Program and Phi Alpha Theta History Honor Society present:

"World History and the Skeptical Specialist"
a public lecture by Dr. Merry Wiesner-Hanks
Distinguished Professor and Chair Department of History
University of Wisconsin, Milwaukee.

Professor Wiesner-Hanks will discuss the writing and teaching of World History in light of her work as the editor-in-chief of the forthcoming Cambridge History of the World. How does one produce an authoritative and comprehensive 'history of the world' in only 9 volumes? What stays and what goes - and why?

Ticket Information
Free and open to the public

Event Sponsor
History, Women's Studies and Phi Alpha Theta History Honor Society, Mānoa Campus

More Information
Professor Peter Hoffenberg, 808-956-8486, peterh@hawaii.edu

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