The U.S. in World Affairs: The Cold War & Beyond

A New Lecture Series at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

Aug 07, 2012

OFF-SITE LECTURE SERIES
University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
presents
“The U.S. in World Affairs: The Cold War & Beyond”
A lecture series organized by the Department of History in co-operation with the Center for European Studies

All talks take place in Room 569 Hamilton Hall at 4.00-5.30pm at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill.
 

Fall 2012 schedule

Tuesday, September 11,  4pm:
Prof. Richard Immerman (Temple University)
“Covert Operations, Intelligence Analysis, and the Making of the CIA:
A Dynamic for Failure”

Monday, October 8,  4pm:
Prof. Lloyd Gardner (Rutgers University)
“A View of the Imperial Presidency:
Developments from Korea to the War of the Drones”

 

Tuesday, October 23,  4pm:
Prof. Mark Kramer (Harvard University)
“Cold War Myths and Realities:
Understanding Today’s Threats and Challenges in Historical Perspective”

Tuesday, November 27,  4pm:
Prof. Michael Hunt (UNC Chapel Hill)
U.S. Nationalisms and the World: Thinking about a Country in Disarray”

 

                For further information, please feel free to email Prof. Klaus Larres -- larres@unc.edu

Upcoming Events

Art Exhibit: "From War to Victory: Poland 1939-1989"

October 01, 2014 // 4:00pmOctober 10, 2014 // 5:00pm

The Kennan Diaries

October 03, 2014 // 3:00pm5:00pm

Experts & Staff

  • Christian F. Ostermann // Director, History and Public Policy Program; Global Europe; Cold War International History Project; North Korea Documentation Project; Nuclear Proliferation International History Project
  • Laura Deal // Catalog Specialist
  • Pieter Biersteker // Editorial Assistant
  • Charles Kraus // Program Assistant
  • Evan Pikulski // Program Assistant
  • Roy O. Kim // Program Assistant
  • James Person // Deputy Director, History and Public Policy Program; Cold War International History Project; North Korea Documentation Project; Nuclear Proliferation International History Project