1/21/03--In cooperation with the Cold War International History Project (CWIHP), the George Washington Cold War Group and the Cold War History Research Center in Budapest are organizing a conference in Budapest, Hungary, October 30-November 2, 2003. The theme of the conference will be "New Central and Eastern European Evidence on the Cold War in Asia."For more information on the conference or on how to submit a paper proposal, [Read more].
01/01/03--CWIHP-partner "Association Diplomatie et Stratégie" (Paris) to hold conference on the Vietnam War in January 2003.
12/02/02--Kofi Annan, Secretary-General of the United Nations, spoke briefly with staff and scholars at the Woodrow Wilson International Center for Scholars on December 2.
11/29/02--CWIHP announces a call for applications from graduate students interested in participating in a Summer Institute on Conducting Archival Research (June 4-5, 2003), hosted and sponsored by the George Washington University Cold War Group in cooperation with CWIHP and the National Security Archive.Applications are due February 3, 2003.
The German Historical Institute in Washington D.C. has just published itsnew up to date reference guide 'The GDR in German Archives'. Featuringcentral, state, church and specialized archives as well as information onmajor research institutions and libraries, this publication provides ahelpful first orientation and overview on sources pertaining to the historyof the Soviet Zone of Occupation and the German Democratic Republic.
11/18/02--The Cold War International History Project (CWIHP) welcomes two new research groups to the international Cold War network.