Cold War Events

Perspectives on European Union (EU) Relations with Cuba

March 24, 2009 // 8:30am10:00am
Latin American Program
The EU is now engaged in a process of normalizing relations with Havana. Much like the United States, it finds itself trying to strike a balance between sectors.

Dean Acheson and the Creation of an American World Order

March 18, 2009 // 3:30pm5:00pm
Cold War International History Project
Robert J. McMahon, Ralph D. Mershon Professor of History, The Ohio State University; Anna Kasten Nelson, Distinguished Historian in Residence, American University; Elizabeth Edwards Spalding, Associate Professor of Government and Director of Washington Program, Claremont McKenna College
Webcast

The Nuclear Challenge: Italian Foreign Policy and Atomic Weapons, 1945-1991

February 17, 2009 // 3:00pm4:30pm
Nuclear Proliferation International History Project
Leopoldo Nuti, Machiavelli Center for Cold War Studies; Amb. Richard Gardner, Columbia University; James Miller, Georgetown University and Department of State Foreign Service Institute
Webcast

Economists with Guns: Authoritarian Development and U.S.-Indonesian Relations, 1960-1968

November 14, 2008 // 2:00pm3:30pm
Cold War International History Project
Bradley R. Simpson, assistant professor of history, Princeton University; David Painter, associate professor of history, Georgetown University; David Ekbladh, assistant professor of history, Tufts University
Webcast

Promises of 1968: Crisis, Illusion, and Utopia

November 07, 2008 // 8:00am5:30pm
Cold War International History Project
CWIHP Director Christian Ostermann, Martin Palous, Permanent Representative of the Czech Republic to the United Nations, Charles Maier, Harvard University, and Wilson Center Fellow Vladimir Tismaneanu
Webcast

The China Diary of George H.W. Bush: The Making of a Global President

October 29, 2008 // 4:00pm5:30pm
Cold War International History Project
with author Jeffrey Engel, director of the George H. W. Bush School's Scowcroft Institute for International Affairs and assistant professor of history and public policy at Texas A&M
Webcast

King Hussein of Jordan: A Political Life

October 23, 2008 // 12:00pm2:00pm
Cold War International History Project
King Hussein of Jordan: A Political Life, featuring Nigel Ashton, senior lecturer in international history at the London School of Economics and Alexander Wieland from the State Department's Office of the Historian.
Webcast

The Czechoslovak Intelligence Services in the Cold War: New Documents from the Czech Archives

October 09, 2008 // 4:00pm5:30pm
Cold War International History Project
Pavel Zacek, Director, Institute for the Study of Totalitarian Regimes; Benjamin Fischer former chief historian, CIA

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