Twentieth Century US History

Lecture Series Description: This three week series will provide an overview of US history from the end of the nineteenth century to the start of the twenty-first century.

Lecture Series Information: Tuesdays, 1:00-2:45 p.m., starting October 11, 2022, O’Shaughnessy Educational Center Auditorium, University of St. Thomas St. Paul Campus and simulcast online via Zoom.   

Lecture Series EducatorDr. Stephen Hausmann received his Ph.D. in history at Temple Universith and has taught at the University of St. Thomas since 2019. He is a historian of the American West, environmental history, and Native American history, and specializes in the late 19th and twentieth century.

Fee for the series: $50.00 per person (this is a three-week series)

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Detailed Lecture Series Syllabus:

Oct. 11

Dawn of the "American Century": The United States From the End of the Nineteenth Century to the Great Depression

Oct. 18

High Noon of the "American Century": The United States in War and Prosperity at Midcentury

Oct. 25

Twilight of the "American Century": The United States and The Social Movements of the Late 20th Century