Shannon King Lecture

History Lecture – Shannon King – The Harlem Riot of 1935 and Liberal Law and Order – Wed Sept 23 at 7pm

Dear Students and Colleagues, Please join us for the Fall 2020 Hayden Schilling Lecture, a talk by the distinguished historian, Shannon King, entitled “A Heritage of Wrong Police Psychology”: The Harlem Riot of 1935 and Liberal Law and Order. The event, open to the College of Wooster Community, will take place on Wednesday, September 23,… Read More

History Announcements for the Fall – and Open House on Tuesday 8/4 at 10am and 8pm

Dear History Students, Excuse the email blast – I’m sending this out to  majors and minors and students enrolled in history courses – and sharing a copy with history faculty. The calendar still says summer, but I know many of you have been thinking about the fall. I wanted to take a moment to give… Read More

Poster for Roundtable

Virtual Roundtable – 8 Minutes and 46 Seconds to Revolution

We invite you to join us this Wednesday night at 7pm for a special event. A Virtual Roundtable featuring: Kabria Baumgartner, English and Women’s & Gender Studies, University of New Hampshire Shannon King, History, Fairfield University Charles Peterson, Africana Studies, Oberlin College & Conservatory Nicosia Shakes, Africana Studies and Women’s, Gender, & Sexuality Studies, College of Wooster… Read More