Events

Lives and Consequences: The Local Impact of the Cold War

April 25, 2003 // 12:00am
The International Security Studies Program at Yale University and the Cold War International History Project team up for a conference on diplomatic history from a local perspective. The conference will analyze and discuss ways in which localities experienced the Cold War and communities influenced the conflict's larger actors.

Triangular Diplomacy and Regional Conflict: Re-Evaluating the Kissinger Years

April 15, 2003 // 3:30pm5:00pm
Jussi Hanhimaki, 2002-2003 Woodrow Wilson Center Fellow, will present findings from his current research project. A commentary will be provided by William Burr, Senior Analyst at the National Security Archive.

Secret Empire: Eisenhower, the CIA, and the Hidden Story of America’s Space Espionage

April 15, 2003 // 10:00am11:00am
A Director's Forum with Philip Taubman, Deputy Editorial Page Editor, The New York Times and two-time Polk award-winner

Khrushchev: The Man and His Era by William Taubman

March 25, 2003 // 2:30pm5:00pm
The Cold War International History Project and the Kennan Institute present author William Taubman, Strobe Talbott, president of The Brookings Institution, and jounalist Daniel Schorr to discuss Khrushchev: The Man and His Era.

The North Korean Revolution, 1945-1950

March 07, 2003 // 2:30pm4:00pm
Charles Armstrong will present his new book, "The North Korean Revolution, 1945-1950." A discussion will follow chaired by Dr. Katharine Moon and featuring comments by Selig S. Harrison and Dr. Kathryn Weathersby.

The Rise and Fall of the Brezhnev Doctrine in Soviet Foreign Policy

January 29, 2003 // 2:30pm4:00pm
The Rise and Fall of the Brezhnev Doctrine in Soviet Foreign Policy studies the collapse of Soviet control in Eastern Europe between 1968 and 1989, focusing especially on the Solidarity uprisings in Poland. Using firsthand testimony and new archival findings, it attempts a reassessment of Soviet foreign policy during this period.Comments will be provided by Charles Gati (SAIS).

Mexico, Central America and the Caribbean during the Cold War

November 07, 2002 // 12:00amNovember 06, 2002 // 11:00pm

Romania and the Warsaw Pact, 1955-1989
03-05 October, 2002

October 04, 2002 // 1:00am12:00am
The conference brought together Romanian and Western scholars to discuss new evidence declassified from the archives of the Romanian Communist Party, the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and the Ministry of Defense.

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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