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ABOUT THE FORUM

For over 15 years, the Mark O. Hatfield Distinguished Historians Forum has provided broad insights and perspectives on United States history. Each series brings together the nation’s top scholars and writers for thought-provoking evenings of history. Most featured lecturers have won a Pulitzer Prize or National Book Award for their writing, and many are among the most revered academicians in the nation.

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TICKET PRICING

Patron

Includes prime seating and admission to private, post-lecture receptions with speakers at the Oregon Historical Society.

Series Package: $290, $261 OHS Member*

Individual Lecture: $75, $67.50 OHS Member*

 

Reserved

Reserved tickets include first floor seating.

Series Package: $160, $144 OHS Member*

Individual Lecture: $45, $40.50 OHS Member*

 

General Admission

Series Package: $80, $72 OHS Member*

Individual Lecture: $25, $22.50 OHS Member*

 

Student

Student tickets require valid student I.D.

Series Package: $40, $36 OHS Member*

Individual Lecture: $10, $9 OHS Member*

 

*OHS Members receive a 10% discount on tickets!

Listed prices include service charge.

 
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Purchase tickets in person at the Oregon Historical Society, or at the First Congregational Church. Box Office opens 60 minutes prior to each lecture.

 

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2014 Mark O. Hatfield Distinguished Historians Forum

All Lectures Begin at 7 PM

First Congregational United Church of Christ

1126 SW Park Avenue | Portland, OR 97205

503-228-7219 | www.uccportland.com

 

H.W. Brands

 

H.W. Brands: rss-podcast

March 4, 2014 *note date change

Author of The Man Who Saved the Union, biography of Ulysses S. Grant.

 

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Lynne-Olson

 

Lynne Olson

April 15, 2014

Author of Those Angry Days: Roosevelt, Lindbergh, and America's Fight Over World War II, 1939-1941

 

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Senator-Olympia-Snowe

  

Senator Olympia Snowe

April 29, 2014

Author of Fighting for Common Ground: How We Can Fix the Stalemate in Congress

 

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Fredrik-Logevall

  

Fredrik Logevall

May 13, 2014

2013 Pulitzer Prize Winner for Embers of War: The Fall of an Empire and the Making of America's Vietnam

 

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Special Bonus Lecture Event

“An Evening with Teddy Roosevelt”

Featuring Joe Wiegand, the nation’s leading Teddy Roosevelt recreator.

May 20, 2014

Season ticket holders receive FREE admission! Learn More.

 
2014 Sponsors
 

Benefactor

Clark Foundation

 

Patrons

Ned and Sis Hayes Family Fund of The Oregon Community Foundation

Laura S. Meier

Prudence M. Miller

 

Partners

 
Norris-Beggs-and-SimpsonPerkins-Coie
 

 

Associate

The Acorn Fund of the Oregon Community Foundation

 

Media Sponsor

 
OPB
 

 

Lodging Sponsor

 
Heathman-Hotel
 

 

 

 
PODCASTS

2013

Michael Duffy: The Presidents Club rss-podcast

Isabel Wilkerson: The Warmth of Other Suns rss-podcast

Erik Larson: In the Garden of Beats rss-podcast

David Eisenhower: Going Home to Glory rss-podcast

 

2012

Special Lecture: "Remembering Senator Mark O. Hatfield" rss-podcast

Lynn Sherr: Susan B. Anthony rss-podcast

Brent Walth: Tom McCall rss-podcast

Rex Ziak: Elizabeth Batt, wife of Captain Cook rss-podcast

 

2011

Steven Hayward: Ronald Reagan rss-podcast

Rex Ziak: John Jacob Astor rss-podcast

Edith Gelles: John and Abigail Adams rss-podcast

 

2010

Ron White: Abraham Lincoln rss-podcast

Patty Limerick: Western American History rss-podcast

Douglas Brinkley: Theodore Roosevelt rss-podcast

James McPherson: Civil War rss-podcast

 

2009 Sesquicentennial Series

Robert K. Sutton: Civil War in Oregon rss-podcast
Charles Wilkinson: Siltez Tribal History rss-podcast
David McCullough: George Washington rss-podcast

 

2007-2008

Richard Norton Smith: Gerald Ford rss-podcast

Kasey S. Pipes: Dwight Eisenhower rss-podcast
Fred Leeson: Rose City Justice rss-podcast
Dr. James H. Billington, Librarian of Congress rss-podcast

 

Click here to view a full list of past speakers.

Education
Teddy Roosevelt’s Oregon Roadshow
Tom McCall
Oral Histories
Oregon History Project
Oregon Black History Series
Oregon History Day
Traveling Trunk Program
Focus
Mark O. Hatfield Distinguished Historians Forum
Podcast