News - History
Tuesday, February 7, 2017
Tuesday, January 17, 2017
»Ken Ruoff, History faculty, Suwako Watanabe, World Languages and Literatures faculty, and Junghee Lee, Art faculty, received a $108,000 grant from the Korea Foundation to support a fixed-term instructorship in Korean Studies for three years.
Thursday, December 1, 2016
Monday, November 21, 2016
»Ken Ruoff, History faculty, wrote an essay that has been translated into Korean and serialized into three-parts. The first part, “How Museums in the Republic of Korea Tell the National History,” is in the November/December edition of the journal Noksaek P
Monday, November 7, 2016
»Ken Ruoff, History faculty, gave a lecture, “The Abdication Issue and Other Imperial Matters," to the Council on Foreign Relations, Washington, D.C., Nov. 1.
Monday, October 17, 2016
»Ken Ruoff, History faculty, wrote a Japanese-language essay, "The Overdue Discussion of Abdication, and the Future of the Imperial House as well as Right-Wing Populism,” published in the October 2016 edition of Sekai, Japan’s most prestigious left-center
Monday, October 10, 2016
»Thomas Luckett, History faculty, presented “‘Nous Étions Pauvres’: Financial Difficulties and Business Strategies at the Comédie Française during the Seven Years War,” in a workshop of the Comédie-Française Registers Project at the Massachusetts Institute
Monday, October 3, 2016
»Ken Ruoff, History faculty, wrote a 15,000-word Japanese-language essay, "How Museums in Korea Tell the National History, with some Comparisons to Japan," in WebRonza, a publication of the prestigious Asahi newspaper in Japan. Serialization of this articl
Monday, September 26, 2016
»Ken Ruoff, History faculty, wrote an op-ed on the question of whether the Imperial Household Law in Japan should be changed to allow for abdication, at the request of Kyodo News, Japan’s equivalent of the AP. Kyodo syndicated both Japanese and English ver
Tuesday, August 9, 2016
Tuesday, July 12, 2016
Thursday, July 7, 2016
Monday, July 4, 2016
»Catherine McNeur, History faculty authored "Parks, People, and Property Values The Changing Role of Green Spaces in Antebellum Manhattan" published in the Journal of Planning History July 4, 2016.
Monday, June 6, 2016
Monday, May 2, 2016
Monday, April 25, 2016
»Patricia Schechter, History faculty, gave a talk on the research for her new book, titled "World War I in a Spanish Mining Village: Pueblonuevo del Terrible, 1914-1920," at the University of St. Louis, Madrid, April 14.
Wednesday, April 20, 2016
Tuesday, April 19, 2016
Monday, April 18, 2016
»Ken Ruoff, History faculty; and Larry Kominz, World Languages and Literatures faculty, had a $64,750 grant with the United States-Japan Foundation (New York) renewed for Portland State University’s Center for Japanese Studies in the College of Liberal Art