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

New Scholarship on Stalin and the Cold War

April 18, 2007 // 4:00pm5:30pm
with Geoffrey Roberts, University College Cork, Ireland, author of Stalin's Wars: From World War to Cold War, 1939-1953Eric Lohr, American UniversitySteven A. Barnes,George Mason University

Book Discussion: From Solidarity to Martial Law: The Polish Crisis of 1980-1981

April 05, 2007 // 4:00pm5:30pm
with Malcolm Byrne, Deputy Director and Director of Research, National Security Archive, and commentary from Douglas MacEachin, former head of Soviet Analysis, Central Intelligence Agency. CWIHP Director Christian Ostermann will chair

Cambridge History of the Cold War - Endings, 1975-1991

March 14, 2007 // 12:45pm6:00pm

POSTPONED Book Discussion - From Roosevelt to Truman: Potsdam, Hiroshima, and the Cold War

February 14, 2007 // 3:00pm4:30pm
Due to the inclement weather, this event has been postponed to a later date. Please check our events calendar for the rescheduled date.

Book Discussion - Economic Statecraft During the Cold War

February 07, 2007 // 3:00pm4:30pm

Confronting Romania's Communist Past

January 17, 2007 // 11:00am12:00pm
Vladimir Tismaneanu, Professor of Government at the University of Maryland and Chairman of the Presidental Commission for the Analysis of the Communist Dictatorship in Romania

Book Discussion: At the Dawn of the Cold War

November 28, 2006 // 3:00pm4:30pm


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
  • James Person // Deputy Director, History and Public Policy Program; Cold War International History Project; North Korea Documentation Project; Nuclear Proliferation International History Project