Events

Launch reception for The Encyclopedia of the Cold War

July 15, 2008 // 4:00pm6:00pm
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.
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Dealing with a Dictatorship: The United States and Hungary, 1956-1989

June 03, 2008 // 4:00pm5:00pm
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.
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Foreign Relations of the United States, 1969-1976: European Security

May 06, 2008 // 4:00pm5:30pm
Douglas E. Selvage, assistant professor of history at Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University, and editor of Foreign Relations of the United States, 1969-1976: Vol. XXXIX, European Security, 1969-1976, Edward C. Keefer, historian with the US Department of State's Office of the Historian, and general editor of the Foreign Relations of the United States series, and Svetlana Savranskaya, research fellow at George Washington University's National Security Archive.
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In from the Cold: Latin America's New Encounter with the Cold War

May 01, 2008 // 4:00pm5:30pm
Gilbert Joseph, Yale University; Daniela Spenser, Centro de Investigaciones y Estudios Superiores en Antropología Social, Mexico City; Max Paul Friedman, American University; and Vojtech Mastny, National Security Archive, George Washington University.
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Henry Kissinger and the American Century

April 28, 2008 // 4:00pm5:30pm
Jeremi Suri, professor of history at the University of Wisconsin-Madison and author of Henry Kissinger and the American Century, Melvyn P. Leffler, Edward Stettinius Professor of American History at the University of Virginia, and a former Wilson Center Public Policy Scholar, and Thomas Blanton, Director of the National Security Archive at George Washington University.

Scuttle Diplomacy: Henry Kissinger and Arab-Israeli Peacemaking

April 22, 2008 // 4:00pm5:00pm
Salim Yaqub, Woodrow Wilson Center Fellow
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Nationalism and Decolonization in Africa during the Cold War

April 08, 2008 // 4:00pm5:30pm
with Elizabeth Schmidt, Loyola College, Maryland, and Gregory Mann Columbia University.
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The Sino-Soviet Split, 1956-1966: The Cold War in the Communist World

March 27, 2008 // 3:30pm5:00pm
Lorenz M. Lüthi McGill University in Montreal, Canada and Warren Cohen University of Maryland, Baltimore County
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The Bucharest Summit: Romania's Perceptions of NATO's Future

March 26, 2008 // 12:00pm1:00pm
His Excellency Adrian Vierita, Romanian Ambassador to the United States will discuss NATO's future as his country prepares to host the upcoming NATO Summit in April.

Returned from Russia: Nazi Archival Plunder in Western Europe and Recent Restitution Issues

March 13, 2008 // 3:30pm5:30pm
Patricia K. Grimstead, Associate, Harvard Ukrainian Research Institute, Harvard University; Honorary Fellow, International Institute of Social History, Amsterdam; Michael Kurtz, Assistant Archivist for Records Services, U.S. National Archives; Robert Wolfe, Senior Archivist (retired), U.S. National Archives

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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