The School for the Humanities and Global Cultures is pleased to welcome historian Anne Hyde to campus on Monday, February 24th, for a reading, reception and Q & A.
Anne Hyde, a professor of history at the University of Oklahoma and editor-in-chief of the Western Historical Quarterly, studies the history of the North America. She is the author of five books, including Empires, Nations, and Families: A New History of the North American West, 1800-1860 (2012), the winner of the Bancroft Prize and a Pulitzer Prize finalist. She has a new book, A History of Mixing Blood In North America, 1600-1940, coming out from W.W. Norton this year.
The event will begin at 7pm in the Wilson Art Center Elzay Gallery and will be preceded by a catered reception at 6:30 and followed by a Q & A session. The event is free and open to the public, is co-sponsored by the Committee for Cultural and Special Events, the History and English programs, and is supported with a generous gift from Phil Oleson, BSPh '66, and Mary (Monstwil) Oleson, BSPh '70.