O. Meredith Wilson Lecture
The Wilson Lecture was created at the University of Utah in 1976 under the auspices of the Tanner Lecture Trust at the request of Obert C. Tanner. Its namesake, O. Meredith Wilson, was a professor of history at the University of Utah and the University of Chicago before going on to serve as President of the University of Oregon, the University of Minnesota, and the Center for Advanced Study in the Behavioral Sciences at Stanford University.
We are pleased to announce that Harvad College's Henry Charles Lea Professor of History, Dr. Ann Blair, has accepted our invitation to speak in our 2013 O. Meredith Wilson Lecture. The title of her lecture is: "In the workshop of the mind: methods of collaboration in early modern Europe." The lecture will take place September 19, 2013 in CTIHB 109 at 4:00pm.
Ann Blair, Harvard University
The Vern and Bonnie Bullough Lecture in the History of Gender and Sexuality
Vern and Bonnie Bullough Lecture in the History of Gender and Sexuality was created by Vern L. Bullough, who recently passed away on June 21, 2006, in California. Dr. Bullough wrote extensively on sexuality and medicine; his first wife, Bonnie Bullough, worked with him on these subjects as well. Dr. Bullough was born in Salt Lake City,Utah, in 1928. Heearned an undergraduate degree in history from the University of Utah in 1951, and he received his doctorate in the history of medicine and science from the University of Chicago. Dr. Bullough taught at California State and SUNY Buffalo, where he served asdean. He is survived by his wife, Gwen W. Brewer and his children.
David E. Miller Lecture in History
We are delighted that this year's David E. Miller lecture will be offered by Dr. Anne Hyde from Colorado College. The lecture will take place on January 27, 2014 at 2pm, location TBD. The effort to bring Professor Hyde to our campus is done with the help of the Tanner Humanities Center and Brigham Young University.