Doing Global History Locally: German Iowa & the Global Midwest

Wednesday, April 6, 2016 -
4:00pm to 5:00pm
Event Location: 
Obermann Center Library
111 Church St.
Iowa City, IA 52240

What does it mean to do global history locally?  Historian Glenn Penny talks with Marlin Ingalls, architectural historian of the Office of the State Archaeologist, about the global history hidden in Iowa’s soil and its built environment, and about the ways in which students participating in the project German Iowa and the Global Midwest are helping to enrich Iowa’s history.