Jon Kukla is a recognized authority on seventeenth- and eighteenth-century American history and the author of A Wilderness So Immense: The Louisiana Purchase and the Destiny of America.
History Forum: The Transcontinental Railroad
11/21/15 To 11/21/15
Richard White is a Pulitzer-Prize nominated historian and author of the award-winning Railroaded: The Trans-continentals and the Making of Modern America.
History Forum: The Scopes Trial
12/12/15 To 12/12/15
Ed Larson holds the Hugh and Hazel Darling Chair in Law and is University Professor of History at Pepperdine University and author of the Pulitzer Prize-winning Summer for the Gods: The Scopes Trial and America's Continuing Debate Over Science and Religion.
History Forum: The U.S. Occupation of the Philippines
01/23/16 To 01/23/16
Susan K. Harris is the Joyce and Elizabeth Hall Distinguished Professor of American Literature and Culture at The Univerversity of Kansas.
History Forum: The Colorado Coalfield Wars
02/20/16 To 02/20/16
Thomas G. Andrews is an associate professor of history at the University of Colorado-Boulder and the author of the prize-winning Killing for Coal: America's Deadliest Labor War.
History Forum: The Case of Dr. Ossian Sweet
03/12/16 To 03/12/16
Kevin Boyle teaches history at Northwestern University and is the author of Arc of Justice: A Saga of Race, Civil Rights and Murder in the Jazz Age, which received the 2004 National Book Award for nonfiction.