Cold War Events

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Dealing with a Dictatorship: The United States and Hungary, 1956-1989

June 03, 2008 // 4:00pm5:00pm
Cold War International History Project
Dealing with a Dictatorship: The United States and Hungary, 1956-1989, featuring Laszlo Borhi, senior research fellow at the Hungarian Academy of Sciences' Institute of History.
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Foreign Relations of the United States, 1969-1976: European Security

May 06, 2008 // 4:00pm5:30pm
Cold War International History Project
Douglas E. Selvage, assistant professor of history at Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University, and editor of Foreign Relations of the United States, 1969-1976: Vol. XXXIX, European Security, 1969-1976, Edward C. Keefer, historian with the US Department of State's Office of the Historian, and general editor of the Foreign Relations of the United States series, and Svetlana Savranskaya, research fellow at George Washington University's National Security Archive.
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In from the Cold: Latin America's New Encounter with the Cold War

May 01, 2008 // 4:00pm5:30pm
Cold War International History Project
Gilbert Joseph, Yale University; Daniela Spenser, Centro de Investigaciones y Estudios Superiores en Antropología Social, Mexico City; Max Paul Friedman, American University; and Vojtech Mastny, National Security Archive, George Washington University.
Webcast

Henry Kissinger and the American Century

April 28, 2008 // 4:00pm5:30pm
Cold War International History Project
Jeremi Suri, professor of history at the University of Wisconsin-Madison and author of Henry Kissinger and the American Century, Melvyn P. Leffler, Edward Stettinius Professor of American History at the University of Virginia, and a former Wilson Center Public Policy Scholar, and Thomas Blanton, Director of the National Security Archive at George Washington University.

Scuttle Diplomacy: Henry Kissinger and Arab-Israeli Peacemaking

April 22, 2008 // 4:00pm5:00pm
Cold War International History Project
Salim Yaqub, Woodrow Wilson Center Fellow
Webcast

Nationalism and Decolonization in Africa during the Cold War

April 08, 2008 // 4:00pm5:30pm
Cold War International History Project
with Elizabeth Schmidt, Loyola College, Maryland, and Gregory Mann Columbia University.
Webcast

The Sino-Soviet Split, 1956-1966: The Cold War in the Communist World

March 27, 2008 // 3:30pm5:00pm
Cold War International History Project
Lorenz M. Lüthi McGill University in Montreal, Canada and Warren Cohen University of Maryland, Baltimore County
Webcast

The Manhattan Project and its Cold War Legacy

February 20, 2008 // 3:00pm5:00pm
Cold War International History Project
Cynthia C. Kelly, Atomic Heritage Foundation, William Lanouette, writer and policy analyst, Robert Furman, retired Army Major, and head of the first atomic intelligence unit, and James Hershberg, The George Washington University,

Black Market, Cold War: Everyday Life in Berlin, 1946–1949

February 13, 2008 // 3:00pm4:30pm
Cold War International History Project
Paul Steege, an associate professor of history at Villanova University, a coeditor of the electronic discussion list H-German, and the author of Black Market, Cold War: Everyday Life in Berlin, 1946-1949. Hope M. Harrison, director of GWU's Institute for European, Russian, and Eurasian Studies.

The West's Secret Plan for the Mind: Book Distribution to East Europe during the Cold War

February 06, 2008 // 3:00pm5:00pm
Cold War International History Project
Alfred Reisch, guest lecturer at Izmir University of Economics in Turkey; A. Ross Johnson, senior scholar, Woodrow Wilson Center.

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