BEGIN:VCALENDAR VERSION:2.0 PRODID:com.agileoasis.comcal X-WR-TIMEZONE:EST5EDT X-PUBLISHED-TTL:P1W BEGIN:VEVENT DTSTART;TZID=EST5EDT:20220927T160000 SEQUENCE:0 TRANSP:OPAQUE DTEND;TZID=EST5EDT:20220927T173000 URL: LOCATION:Bowen-Thompson Student Union\, 201 Sky Bank Room\nOH SUMMARY:The Vietnam War 50 Years On: Contested Memories (Gary R. Hess Lectu re in History) CLASS:PUBLIC DESCRIPTION:As we approach the 50th anniversary of the end of the American War in Vietnam\, contested narratives persist. This lecture examines how t he war remains unsettled\, if not divisive. From Ken Burns and Lynn Novik ’s The Vietnam War to veterans and remembrance to allegations involving comfort women in Vietnam\, the Vietnam War’s memory and legacy is intern ational as it is personal\, yet its study is more interdisciplinary and ri ch than ever.\n\nProfessor Bill Allison (’95\, PhD) of Georgia Southern University will present this 2022 Gary R. Hess Lecture in History\, an ann ual distinguished lecture initiated by Dr. Hess's former students to honor his 45 years of teaching\, scholarship\, and service to BGSU. DTSTAMP:20220930T120953Z CREATED:20220812T000000Z END:VEVENT BEGIN:VTIMEZONE TZID:EST5EDT X-LIC-LOCATION:EST5EDT BEGIN:DAYLIGHT TZNAME:EDT TZOFFSETFROM:-0500 TZOFFSETTO:-0400 DTSTART:19700308T020000 RRULE:FREQ=YEARLY;INTERVAL=1;BYMONTH=3;BYDAY=2SU END:DAYLIGHT BEGIN:STANDARD TZNAME:EST TZOFFSETFROM:-0400 TZOFFSETTO:-0500 DTSTART:19701101T020000 RRULE:FREQ=YEARLY;INTERVAL=1;BYMONTH=11;BYDAY=1SU END:STANDARD END:VTIMEZONE END:VCALENDAR