The Maine Statehood and Bicentennial Conference is scheduled for Thursday, May 30 - Saturday, June 1, 2019 on the campus of the University of Maine.

Confirmed Keynote Speakers

Alan Taylor (Thomas Jefferson Foundation Chair, University of Virginia)
Laurel Thatcher Ulrich (300th Anniversary University Professor, Harvard University)

Initial funding has been provided by the President's Office at the University of Maine.

Institutional Partners Include:

  • Acadian Archives/Archives acadiennes, University of Maine Fort Kent
  • College of Education and Human Development, University of Maine
  • College of Liberal Arts and Sciences, University of Maine
  • Department of Community Studies, University of Maine at Machias
  • Departments of History at the University of Maine, University of Maine at Augusta, and University of Southern Maine
  • Franco American Programs, University of Maine
  • Maine Folklife Center, University of Maine
  • Maine Historical Society
  • Maine Humanities Council
  • Maine State Museum, Augusta
  • Margaret Chase Smith Library, Skowhegan
  • Margaret Chase Smith Policy Center, University of Maine
  • McGillicuddy Humanities Center, University of Maine
  • Native American Programs, University of Maine
  • Osher Map Library, University of Southern Maine
  • Page Farm and Home Museum, University of Maine
  • Raymond H. Fogler Library

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Thursday, May 30th
2:00 PM

Downloadable Conference Program

Maine Bicentennial Conference

2:00 PM

Friday, May 31st
3:00 PM

Maine History Festival

Students and Cultural Oganizations

Collins Center for the Arts

3:00 PM