Events

Webcast

American Ascendancy in the Pacific

March 22, 2010 // 4:00pm5:30pm
Bruce Cumings, Distinguished Service Professor in History, University of Chicago

"Keep on Saving": How Other Nations Forged Cultures of Thrift When America Didn't

March 16, 2010 // 4:00pm5:30pm
Sheldon Garon, Fellow, Woodrow Wilson Center, and Dodge Professor of History and East Asian Studies, Princeton University
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Modern Economics and the Nemesis of History

March 15, 2010 // 4:00pm5:30pm
Volker Berghahn, Seth Low Professor of History, Columbia University
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Europe and Iran's Nuclear Ambitions: Challenges and Prospects

March 09, 2010 // 1:00pm3:00pm
Klaus Scharioth, Ambassador, Federal Republic of Germany, Shahram Chubin, Public Policy Scholar, Woodrow Wilson Center, Bernard Hourcade, Senior Research Fellow, Centre National de la Recherche Scientifique, Paris
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The Middle East Conflict and Challenges to European Security

March 09, 2010 // 9:00am10:30am
His Excellency Martti Ahtisaari, Former President of Finland and Nobel Peace Prize Laureate
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The History of the West Through Arab Eyes

March 08, 2010 // 3:00pm4:30pm
Eugene Rogan, St. Antony's College, Oxford University
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The Great American Mission: Modernization and the Construction of an American World Order

March 04, 2010 // 3:00pm4:30pm
David Ekbladh, Assistant Professor of History, Tufts University, and Research Fellow, Belfer Center for Science and International Affairs at the John F. Kennedy School of Government, Harvard University; John W. Sewell Senior Scholar, Woodrow Wilson Center
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African Americans and Independence Struggles in Asia and Africa

March 01, 2010 // 3:00pm4:30pm
Carol Anderson, Emory University
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Wilson Versus Wilsonian

February 22, 2010 // 3:00pm4:30pm
John Milton Cooper, Jr., University of Wisconsin, Madison
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CANCELED: The 1968 Pueblo Incident and the Origins of North Korea's Military Adventurism: Objectives and Lessons Learned

February 10, 2010 // 2:30pm4:00pm
Based on newly available documentation from the archives of North Korea's former communist allies, panelists will discuss the January 1968 North Korean seizure of the intelligence-collecting ship USS Pueblo and the lessons learned from the eleven months of negotiations over the release of the ship's 82 surviving crewmembers.

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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
  • James Person // Deputy Director, History and Public Policy Program; Cold War International History Project; North Korea Documentation Project; Nuclear Proliferation International History Project
  • Pieter Biersteker // Editorial Assistant
  • Laura Deal // Catalog Specialist
  • Charles Kraus // Program Assistant
  • Evan Pikulski // Program Assistant
  • Roy O. Kim // Program Assistant