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2017-2018 events to be announced

2017-2018 events to be announced

Please check back at this site throughout the summer for updated listings on upcoming events.
Friday, Aug 25, 2017 - Friday, Oct 06, 2017 | |

We are in the process of putting together a full slate of interesting guest speakers and events for the 2017-2018 academic year. 

Defenseless Under the Night: The Roosevelt Years and the Origins of Homeland Security
Matthew Dallek

Defenseless Under the Night: The Roosevelt Years and the Origins of Homeland Security

George Washington University
Thursday, Oct 05, 2017 | | TBD

Please join us on Thursday, October 5th at time and location TBD, for a talk with political historian Matthew Dallek. Dr. Dallek will speak on his new book Defenseless Under the Night: The Roosevelt Years and the Origins of Homeland Security (Oxford, 2016). This event is free and open to the public, but seating is limited.

The Impossible Presidency: The Rise and Fall of America's Highest Office
Jeremi Suri

The Impossible Presidency: The Rise and Fall of America's Highest Office

Mack Brown Distinguished Chair for Leadership in Global Affairs, University of Texas at Austin
Wednesday, Oct 18, 2017 | 5:00-7:00 PM | MAI 212

Please join us on October 18th, from 5-7pm in the Jamail Room (MAI 212), for a talk with Prof. Jeremi Suri on his new book The Impossible Presidency: The Rise and Fall of America's Highest Office. Prof. Suri is the Mack Brown Distinguished Chair for Leadership in Global Affairs at the University of Texas at Austin, teaching in both the LBJ School of Public Affairs and the College of Liberal Arts History Department. This event is free and open to the public, but seating is limited.

When the World Seemed New: George H. W. Bush and the End of the Cold War
Jeffrey Engel

When the World Seemed New: George H. W. Bush and the End of the Cold War

Southern Methodist University
Thursday, Nov 30, 2017 | | TBD

Please join us for a talk with Jeffrey Engel on his new book When the World Seemed New: George H. W. Bush and the End of the Cold War, on November 30th at time and place TBD. Jeffrey Engel is an American history scholar and director of the Center for Presidential History at SMU. This event is free and open to the public, but seating is limited.