The eHistory MultiMedia Course Projects were developed by students in Professor Judy Wu's History course 525 in 2008 and 2009. This MultiMedia History explores the media's role in shaping American sexuality by focusing on the Kinsey reports of the 1950s. What was an unknown, dry, scientific study became a well-known literary sensation, helped along by national attention by various media outlets.
Presented by Assistant Professor Miranda Sachs, Denison University, to the Department of History at Ohio State University on March 7, 2019. Hosted by the Children's and Childhood History Studies Program.
From Donald Trump’s Access Hollywood tapes to the allegations against Harvey Weinstein, sexual harassment and sexual violence seem to have suddenly burst into the news cycle. Nearly every day, new allegations against powerful men emerge as more women come forward.
In 2016, 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick began kneeling during the National Anthem to raise awareness of the Black Lives Matter movement. When President Donald Trump weighed in by condemning such actions, the focus dramatically expanded to questions of free speech, patriotism, and respecting the flag.
Peter Mansoor, U.S. Army (Retired) and the General Raymond E. Mason Jr. Chair of Military History at Ohio State, discusses the D-Day Invasion itself and how the four Allied powers worked together to establish a foothold on the European continent. This presentation was part of the "Remembering D-Day: A 70th Anniversary Commemoration" held by The Ohio State University Department of History in June 2014.
Created and developed by Erin Greenwald
In April of 1803 the United States acquired more than eight hundred thousand square miles of territory from France in what has come to be known as the largest real estate transaction in history. France’s cession of the Louisiana territory nearly doubled the size of the United States and guaranteed America’s economic and physical expansion across the Mississippi River Valley and beyond.
Created by Ryan O'Donnell. This video is a digital project completed as part of Professor Lilia Fernandez's History 4015: Research in Modern U.S. History course at Ohio State University in the spring of 2015.
Created by Anna Holdren. This video is a digital project completed as part of Professor Lilia Fernandez's History 4015: Research in Modern U.S. History course at Ohio State University in the spring of 2015.