Washington History Seminars: 2017

Washington History Seminars: 2017

January 2017

Cold War Summits, 1985-1991: January 23, 2017

    Thomas Blanton, National Security Archive and Svetlana Savranskaya, National Security Archive

February 2017

An Extraordinary Time: The End of the Postwar Boom and the Return of the Ordinary Economy: February 6, 2017

    Marc Levinson, Independent Scholar

Fraud: From Barnum to Madoff: February 13, 2017

    Edward Balleisen, Duke University

An Appeal to Heaven: February 27, 2017

    Timothy Breen, Northwestern University

March 2017

The Tragedy of U.S. Foreign Policy

    Walter A. McDougall, The University of Pennsylvania

Radium and the Secret of Life 

    Luis Campos, University of New Mexico

Set in Stone: America’s Embrace of the Ten Commandments¬†

    Jenna Weissman Joselit, Georgetown University