UNIVERSITY OF WISCONSIN River Falls
Established with a generous gift from Dr. Bry Wyman in 2015, the goal of the Walker D. and Helen Bryant Wyman Visiting Professorship Program is to feature prominent scholars speaking on timely topics.
Starting in 2021-22, these exciting lecture events will be produced by the Center for Excellence in Teaching and Learning under the leadership of Professor Cyndi Kernahan. Speaker nominations are solicited from all College of Arts and Sciences departments.
The events are free and open to the public.
Best-selling author, editor-at-large for Time magazine and MSNBC political analyst
Hosted by UWRF Politics, Geography, and International Studies Department
Frederick Jackson Turner and Vilas Research Professor of History, Geography, and Environmental Studies, University of Wisconsin-Madison
Ph.D. 1990 Yale University
D.Phil. 1981 Oxford University
Recent Works by Cronon
Gustavus F. and Ann M. Swift Distinguished Service Professor in History and the College,
Department of History, The University of Chicago
Ph.D. 1975 Columbia University
Recent books by Cumings
2015 Pulitzer Prize in History for "Encounters at the Heart of the World: A History of the Mandan People"
Walter S. and Lucienne Driskill Professor of Western American History and Chair, Department of History at University of Colorado-Boulder
Books by Fenn:
Distinguished University Professor, Emeritus
University of Maryland, Baltimore County
Thursday, April 7 - Chinese-American Relations in Historical Perspective
Friday, April 8 - In class with students
Friday, April 8 - Challenges to American Primacy, 1945 to the Present
Friday, April 8 - The Golden Age of East Asian Art Collecting in the U.S.
Hall Distinguished Professor of American History Emeritus,
University of Kansas