Events

Film Screening-- The Collapse of the Soviet Union

October 25, 2007 // 4:00pm6:00pm
Igor Grazin, co-producer and scriptwriter; Member of Parliament, Estonia; and former Public Policy Scholar, Woodrow Wilson Center; Discussant: Thomas Blanton, Director, National Security Archive, George Washington University

Book Discussion: Soft Power and Its Perils: U.S. Cultural Policy in Early Postwar Japan and Permanent Dependency

October 09, 2007 // 4:00pm5:30pm
Speaker: Takeshi Matsuda, Osaka University of Foreign Studies
Webcast

For the Soul of Mankind -- event video now available

September 25, 2007 // 4:00pm6:00pm
with Melvyn P. Leffler, Stettinius Professor of American History, University of Virginia, former Wilson Center Public Policy Scholar, and author, 'For the Soul of Mankind: The United States, the Soviet Union and the Cold War; andRobert S, Beisner, Professor Emeritus, American University, and author, Dean Acheson: A Life in the Cold War (2006).
Webcast

North and South Korean Strategies for Re-unification during the Cold War: New Revelations from the Archives

July 20, 2007 // 3:00pm4:00pm
Christian Ostermann, Director, North Korea International Documentation Project; Meung-Hoan Noh, Director, Institute of History and Culture, Hankuk University of Foreign Studies, Republic of Korea; Bernd Schafer, Research Fellow, German Historical Institute in Washington and CWIHP Senior Research Scholar; Commentator:Miryang Youn, Woodrow Wilson Center Public Policy Scholar, Deputy Director General, Office of South-North Dialogue, Ministry of Unification, Republic of Korea

US Economic Policy in the 1970s

July 02, 2007 // 4:00pm5:00pm
with Duccio Basosi, University of Florence, Italy and author, Il governo del dollaro. Interdipendenza economica e potere statunitense negli anni di Richard Nixon, 1969-73
Webcast

40 Years Later: New Interpretations of the Six Day War

June 07, 2007 // 2:00pm6:30pm
Webcast

New Scholarship on the Truman Presidency

April 24, 2007 // 2:00pm5:00pm
Rev. Wilson D. Miscamble, CSC, associate professor, Notre Dame, author, From Roosevelt to Truman (2007), Robert Beisner, professor, American University, author, Dean Acheson (2006), David Painter, associate professor, Georgetown University, Elizabeth Edwards Spalding, assistant professor of government and director of the Washington Program at Claremont McKenna College, author, The First Cold Warrior (2006), The Hon. Ken Hechler, former White House assistant to President Truman, former U.S. Representative from West Virginia, Michael J. Devine, director, Truman Presidential Museum & Library, Independence, Missouri

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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 Assistant
  • 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