Lecture

Youngstown Historical Center of Industry & Labor: Historical Editing Workshop

The Youngstown Historical Center of Industry & Labor is holding an Historical Editing Workshop on Thursday, November 17, at 5:30 pm. Americorps Ohio is sponsoring the workshop which features Dr. Diane Barnes, professor at Youngstown State University, who will discuss the various methods of editing and transcribing historical documents such as letters, journals, diaries, etc. This event is free and open to the public. The Youngstown Historical Center of Industry & Labor is located at 151 W. Wood Street in Youngstown.

YSU Center for Working Class Studies: Author Lecture: The New Minority: The White Working Class

The YSU Center for Working Class Studies and The City Club of The Mahoning Valley present a talk by Justin Gest, author of the new book, "The New Minority: The White Working Class in an Age of Immigration and Inequality," on Monday, November 7, at 6:00 pm, at the Youngstown Historical Center of Industry and Labor, on Wood Street, in downtown Youngstown. Gest is a professor of Public Policy at George Mason University. The book features research conducted in Youngstown and interviews with local residents and political leaders. The lecture is free and open to the public.

Mahoning Valley Civil War Round Table: The Lost Gettysburg Address: Charles Anderson’s Civil War Odyssey

The Mahoning Valley Civil War Round Table presents a lecture by David T. Dixon, author and historian, on "The Lost Gettysburg Address: Charles Anderson’s Civil War Odyssey," on Monday, November 14, at 6:30 pm, at Antone’s Banquet Centre, in Boardman. Reservations are required. More information at 330-757-4727 or mahoningvalleycwrt.com.

YSU Department of Philosophy & Religious Studies: Dr. Thomas and Albert Shipka Speakers Series

The YSU Department of Philosophy & Religious Studies is presenting a lecture by Davíd Carrasco entitled "Mexico's Sacred Migrant: The Virgin of Guadalupe as Image and Immigrant," as part of the Dr. Thomas and Albert Shipka Speakers Series, on Thursday, November 3rd, at 12:30 PM, in the Chestnut Room of Kilcawley Center at the YSU campus. Carrasco is author of the book, "Religions of Mesiamerica." This lecture is free and open to the public. More information is available at 330-941-3448.

The Dorothy Day House of Hospitality: Understanding the Refugee Crisis

The Dorothy Day House of Hospitality presents a program on "Understanding the Refugee Crisis," on Thursday, October 27, at 7:00 pm. The evening includes a discussion and a short video.

YSU Department of Art: Arts Mean Business: The Changing Face of Arts Education in Ohio

The YSU Department of Art is a sponsor of "Arts Mean Business: The Changing Face of Arts Education in Ohio," on Wednesday, November 9, at 7:30 pm, at The Raymond John Wean Foundation, 147 West Market Street, in Warren, Ohio. Free parking is available in the Franklin Street parking deck. The presenter is Tim Katz, from the Ohio Alliance for Arts Education.

YSU Department of Art: Nicole Burisch Guest Artist

The YSU Department of Art presents a lecture by Canadian curator, artist, critic, and cultural worker Nicole Burisch, on Wednesday, November 2, at 5:00 pm, in the YSU McDonough Museum of Art. Burisch is based in Montreal. Much of her work has focused on contemporary craft and craft theory, and she has researched, published, exhibited, and lectured on this topic in Canada and internationally.

YSU Department of Art Lecture Series: Nicole Burish

YSU's Department of Art Guest Artist Lecture Series will feature curator, artist, critic, and cultural worker Nicole Burisch on Wednesday, November 2 at 5:00 pm at the McDonough Museum of Art on the YSU campus. Ms. Burisch is based in Montreal and is a 2014-2016 Core Fellow Critic-in-Residence with the Museum of Fine Arts, Houston. The lecture is free and open to the public.

Salem Public Library: Woman Suffrage: A Celebration of Persistence

The Salem Public Library presents a program on "Woman Suffrage: A Celebration of Persistence," on Thursday, October 6, at 11:00 am, in the library’s Quaker Room. The program features Kim Kenney, Curator of the William McKinley Presidential Library & Museum. Registration is required online at salem.lib.oh.us, or by phone at at 330-332-0042. The program is free and open to the public.

Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Inc. Youngstown Chapter: Answering The Call

Delta Sigm Theta Sorority, Inc. Youngstown Alumnae Chapter presents a program on, "Answering The Call, The Autobiography of Youngstown's Native Son: The Honorable Judge Nathaniel R. Jones." Judge Jones will talk about his autobiography, which will be followed by a brief discussion and book signing, on Thursday, October 20, at 7:00 pm, at the DeBartolo Stadium Club, at YSU. Presented in conjunction with the YSU Foundation. More information at youngstowndst.com

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