History Events

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Romanian Cultural Institute Scholars Work In Progress Presentations: Geopolitics and Radio Free Europe

December 10, 2010 // 11:00am12:30pm
History and Public Policy Program
Liviu Tirau, Senior Lecturer, Babes-Bolyai University, Romanian Short-Term Scholar, Woodrow Wilson Center; Ioana Macrea-Toma, Associate Researcher, Central European University, Romanian Short-Term Scholar, Woodrow Wilson Center
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Edward Gibbon: The Roman and British Empires;A Study in the Concept of Empire

December 06, 2010 // 3:00pm4:30pm
History and Public Policy Program
John Pocock, Johns Hopkins University

Off-site Event: The World Youth Democracy Forum for D.C.-Area Students

December 03, 2010 // 9:00am11:30am
History and Public Policy Program
The Institute for European, Russian and Eurasian Studies at The George Washington University and the Ion Ratiu Democracy Award at the Woodrow Wilson Center co-hosted the 2010 World Youth Democracy Forum for DC-Area Students. The Forum featured the 2010 Ion Ratiu Democracy Award Winner, Oleg Kozlovsky of Russia.
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The Sixth Annual Ion Ratiu Democracy Award

December 02, 2010 // 1:00pm5:00pm
History and Public Policy Program
Oleg Kozlovsky, a political activist and co-founder of Solidarnost, United Democratic Movement in Russia, received the 2010 Ion Ratiu Democracy Award on Thursday on 2 December at the Woodrow Wilson Center, as part of a two-panel workshop featuring a round-table discussion After the "Reset:" U.S. and European Approaches to Russia and a keynote address Democracy: New Tools for the Struggle.
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Oil and World Power

November 29, 2010 // 3:00pm4:30pm
History and Public Policy Program
David Painter, Associate Professor of History, Department of History and Walsh School of Foreign Service, Georgetown University
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Accidents and Axioms: The Curious History of U.S. Foreign Policy

November 22, 2010 // 3:00pm4:30pm
History and Public Policy Program
Philip D. Zelikow, White Burkett Miller Professor of History, University of Virginia
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The Protestant Boomerang: American Missionaries and the United States

November 15, 2010 // 3:00pm4:30pm
History and Public Policy Program
David A. Hollinger, University of California, Berkeley
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Remembrance, History, and Justice: Coming to Terms With Traumatic Pasts in Democratic Societies

November 12, 2010 // 8:00am4:00pm
History and Public Policy Program
Vladimir Tismaneanu, Director, Center for the Study of Post-Communist Societies, University of Maryland; Daniel Chirot, Job and Gertrud Tamaki Professor of International Studies, University of Washington; Timothy Snyder, Professor, Department of History, Yale University

Off-site Event: Remembrance, History, and Justice: Coming to Terms With Traumatic Pasts in Democratic Societies

November 11, 2010 // 8:00am4:00pm
History and Public Policy Program
Vladimir Tismaneanu, Director, Center for the Study of Post-Communist Societies, University of Maryland; Daniel Chirot, Job and Gertrud Tamaki Professor of International Studies, University of Washington; Timothy Snyder, Professor of History, Yale University
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How Special Has the Anglo-American 'Special Relationship' Since 1945 Really Been?

November 08, 2010 // 3:00pm4:30pm
History and Public Policy Program
Brian Harrison, Emeritus Fellow of Corpus Christi College, University of Oxford

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