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Spring 2017 Programs

The Center for the Cold War and the United States Seminar Series Spring 2017 Schedule (pdf)


Book Talk: Robyn Spencer, Author of The Revolution Has Come: Black Power, Gender, and the Black Panther Party in Oakland
Date/Time: January 31, 4:30 - 6:00 p.m.
*Sponsored by the Ewen Center

Cold War Seminar: Marjorie Heins, "Abstract Expressionism, Machismo, and the Cultural Cold War"
Date/Time: February 2, 4:00 - 6:00 p.m.
*Sponsored by the Center for the United States and the Cold War

Book Talk: Dan LaBotz, Author of What Went Wrong? The Nicaraguan Revolution: A Marxist Analysis
Date/Time: February 8, 4:30 - 6:00 p.m.
*Sponsored by the Ewen Center

Cold War Seminar: Eric Zolov, Stony Brook University, "Flirting with Neutralism: The Spirit of Bandung in Mexican National Politics, 1960-1961"
Date/Time: February 16, 4:00 - 6:00 p.m.
*Sponsored by the Center for the United States and the Cold War

Cold War Seminar: Matt Swagler, Columbia University, "Crossing the Congo River: Attacks, Escapes, and Reconciliation Between the Two Congos"
Date/Time: March 2, 4:00 - 6:00 p.m.
*Sponsored by the Center for the United States and the Cold War

Book Talk: Amy Starecheski, "The Anthropologist in the Archive" (Author of Ours to Lose: When Squatters Became Homeowners in New York City)
Date/Time: March 7, 4:30 - 6:00 p.m.
*Sponsored by the Ewen Center

Cold War Seminar: Andrew Hammond, New York University, "'The CIA is Back in Business': The Agency, Afghanistan, and the Second Cold War"
Date/Time: March 9, 4:00 - 6:00 p.m.
*Sponsored by the Center for the United States and the Cold War

Book Talk: Dana Mills, Author of Dance and Politics: Moving Beyond Boundaries (Manchester University Press, 2016)
Date/Time: March 14, 4:30 - 6:00 p.m.
*Sponsored by the Ewen Center

Book Talk: Radoslav Asenov Yordanov, Author of The Soviet Union and the Horn of Africa during the Cold War (Rowan & Littlefield, 2016)
Date/Time: March 21, 4:30 - 6:00 p.m.
*Sponsored by the Center for the United States and the Cold War

Cold War Seminar: Lien Hang Nguyen, Columbia University, "On the Eve of Tet 1968: 50 Years Later"
Date/Time: March 23, 4:00 - 6:00 p.m.
*Sponsored by the Center for the United States and the Cold War

Book Talk: Matt Karp, Author of This Vast Southern Empire: Slaveholders at the Helm of American Foreign Policy
Date/Time: March 30, 4:30 - 6:00 p.m.
*Sponsored by the Ewen Center

Cold War Seminar: Paul Thomas Chamberlin, Columbia University, "The Cold War's Killing Fields: The Human Tragedy of the Superpower Struggle"
Date/Time: April 6, 4:00 - 6:00 p.m.
*Sponsored by the Center for the United States and the Cold War

Cold War Seminar: Maria A Cabrera Arus, New York University, "Cuban Fashion and Domestic Space in the Cold War Era"
Date/Time: April 13, 4:00 - 6:00 p.m.
*Sponsored by the Center for the United States and the Cold War

Special Event: Jacob Zumoff, "'Hell in New Jersey': The Importance of the Passaic, New Jersey Textile Strike of 1926"
Date/Time: April 18, 4:30 - 6:00 p.m.
*Sponsored by the Ewen Center

Cold War Seminar: Luca Falciola, Agnese N. Haury Post-Doctoral Fellow, "Making the Revolution with Legal Advisors: The Radical Left and the National Lawyers Guild in the United States, 1965-1975"
Date/Time: April 20, 4:00 - 6:00 p.m.
*Sponsored by the Center for the United States and the Cold War

Special Event: Sarah Aponte and Anthony Stevens-Acevedo, CUNY Dominican Studies Institute, "First Blacks in the Americas" / "Los primeros negros en las Americas"
Date/Time: April 25, 4:30 - 6:00 p.m.
*Sponsored by the Ewen Center

Special Event: Trump and the Left: The First 100 Days
Featuring: Amber A'Lee Frost, Greg Grandin, Matthew Karp Sarah Leonard, Deva Woodly
Date/Time: May 3, 4:30 - 6:00 p.m.
*Sponsored by the Ewen Center

Special Event: Richard Wormser, "American Reds" film screening
Date/Time: May 9, 4:00 - 6:30 p.m.
*Sponsored by the Ewen Center

Cold War Seminar: Clarence Taylor, Baruch College, "The Long Black Struggle Against Police Brutality in New York City"
Date/Time: May 11, 4:00 - 6:00 p.m.
*Sponsored by the Center for the United States and the Cold War

Location

Unless otherwise noted, programs will take place at the Tamiment Library on the New York University campus.

The address is 70 Washington Square South, 10th Floor (West 4th Street between LaGuardia and Greene Streets), New York, NY 10012. Map Tel: 212-998-2630.

Additional Information

Please contact tamiment.events@library.nyu.edu for additional information.

Browse a list of programs held in previous years.


Updated 03/09/2017