Events

Webcast

A New Look Back: Reagan and the End of the Cold War

March 31, 2009 // 4:00pm5:30pm
James Mann, Foreign Policy Institute Author-in-Residence, School of Advanced International Studies, Johns Hopkins University
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The Securitate Files: Silviu Brucan and the Communist Regime in Romania in the 1980s

March 26, 2009 // 3:30pm5:00pm
Radu Ioanid, U.S. Holocaust Memorial Museum, Gheorghe Campeanu, international banking consultant, and Mircea Raceanu, retired Romanian diplomat

Dean Acheson and the Creation of an American World Order

March 18, 2009 // 3:30pm5:00pm
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
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Book Launch—The Bomb: A New History

February 27, 2009 // 11:00am12:30pm
author Stephen M. Younger, former Senior Fellow, Los Alamos National Laboratory, and Senior Policy Scholar, Woodrow Wilson Center

Book Discussion: "Inside the Stalin Archives: Discovering the New Russia"

February 23, 2009 // 11:00am12:00pm
Jonathan Brent, editorial director, Yale University Press
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The Nuclear Challenge: Italian Foreign Policy and Atomic Weapons, 1945-1991

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

Chief Culprit: Stalin's Grand Design to Start World War II

February 03, 2009 // 2:30pm4:30pm
Viktor Suvorov, military historian and former intelligence officer, GRU (Main Intelligence Directorate of the General Staff of the Soviet Army)
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Democracy and Freedom as Fundamental Human Rights

December 04, 2008 // 3:00pm5:00pm
Mrs. Eleonora Cercavschi, a human rights activist and the 2008 recipient of the Ion Ratiu Democracy Award, spoke on Democracy and Freedom as Fundamental Human Rights. The Honorable Paula J. Dobriansky, Under Secretary of State for Democracy and Global Affairs, and Samuel Donaldson, Chairman of the Wilson Council, and provided introductory remarks.

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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 Associate
  • 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