December 04, 2008 // 3:00pm — 5:00pm
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.
November 14, 2008 // 2:00pm — 3:30pm
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
November 07, 2008 // 8:00am — 5:30pm
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
October 29, 2008 // 4:00pm — 5:30pm
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
October 23, 2008 // 12:00pm — 2:00pm
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.
October 09, 2008 // 4:00pm — 5:30pm
Pavel Zacek, Director, Institute for the Study of Totalitarian Regimes; Benjamin Fischer former chief historian, CIA
September 23, 2008 // 4:00pm — 5:30pm
Helsinki 1975 and the Transformation of Europe, featuring Oliver Bange, senior researcher and lecturer at the University of Mannheim, Germany
68/89: a photography exhibition to mark the 40th anniversary of the Soviet-led invasion of Czechoslovakia
August 21, 2008 // 12:00pm — 1:00pm
68/89: a photography exhibition to mark the 40th anniversary of the Soviet-led invasion of the former Czechoslovakia featuring His Excellency Petr Kolar, Ambassador of the Czech Republic to the United States
July 15, 2008 // 4:00pm — 6:00pm
The Cold War International History Project is proud to host a reception to mark the publication of The Encyclopedia of the Cold War--the first major reference work to reflect advances in Cold War studies following the fall of the Soviet Union and the opening of archives around the world.
June 03, 2008 // 4:00pm — 5:00pm
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.