March 29, 2004 // 11:00am — 1:00pm
Andrzej Paczkowski, Author, Professor, Institute for Political Studies at the Polish Academy of Science and former Wilson Center Fellow; Chair: Tom Blanton, Director, National Security Archives, George Washington University; Commentator: Bronislaw Misztal, Professor of Sociology, Catholic University
March 18, 2004 // 1:30pm — March 17, 2004 // 11:00pm
The John W. Kluge Center at the Library of Congress presents ResidentFulbright Scholar Dr. Ana Lalaj in a talk titled, "ALBANIA IN THE WARSAWPACT." This event is cosponsored by the Cold War International History Project.
February 24, 2004 // 2:30pm — 4:00pm
Author Steve Coll, managing editor of The Washington Post, discusses the findings of his latest book on the CIA's involvement in the covert wars in Afghanistan that fueled Islamic militancy and gave rise to bin Laden's al Qaeda. To view the video feed of the discussion, please click on the "Event Summary" link below.
February 05, 2004 // 2:30pm — 4:00pm
January 09, 2004 // 2:30pm — 4:00pm
Author Lawrence S. Wittner, Professor of History at the State University of New York, Albany, will present his new book, Toward Nuclear Abolition. A History of the World Nuclear Disarmament Movement, 1971 to the Present. This is the final volume in the Struggle for the Bomb Trilogy
January 08, 2004 // 2:30pm — 4:00pm
Jeffrey Kimball, professor of history at Miami University, will present his new book The Vietnam War Files: Uncovering the Secret History of Nixon-Era Strategy
December 15, 2003 // 4:00pm — 5:00pm
NATO effectiveness depends on greatly on US military power. The choice to become dependent on the US's ability to deter Soviet aggression implied the acceptance of a political subordination. When European and US interest no longer coincided, tensions erupted between the allies. The European security issue offers a privileged standpoint to analyze the development of trans-Atlantic relations.
December 08, 2003 // 2:30pm — 4:00pm
Keith W. Olson, Professor of History at the University of Maryland, presents his new book, Watergate: The Presidential Scandal that Shook AmericaThis event is organized by the Cold War International History Project and is co-sponsored by the Division of US Studies at the Woodrow Wilson Center.This event has been rescheduled for a different time. The correct time is 3:30 to 5:00 p.m., Dec. 8.
November 24, 2003 // 11:00am — 12:00pm
Yale Richmond, author, Washington, D.C., and former Foreign Service Officer, U.S. Department of State
November 20, 2003 // 2:00pm — 4:00pm
Kent Sieg, Editor of the Foreign Relations of the United States volumes on Vietnam during the Lyndon B. Johnson Administration will present new evidence from the US archives.