Washington History Seminar

A joint venture of the National History Center of the American Historical Association and the History and Public Policy Program of the Woodrow Wilson International Center for Scholars, the Washington History Seminar meets each week, January to May and September to December, on Monday afternoons at 4 o’clock at the Wilson Center. It aims to facilitate understanding of contemporary affairs in light of historical knowledge of all times and all places and from a variety of perspectives.

The Seminar thanks the Society for Historians of American Foreign Relations (SHAFR) and the George Washington University History Department for their support.

Click here to view the full schedule for fall 2018!

 

Upcoming Seminars:

  • September 5 @ 4:00 pm - 5:30 pm

    September 5                Adam Sisman on “The anti-American politics of John le Carré” All seminars take place on Mondays at 4:00 p.m. Woodrow Wilson Center, 6th Floor Boardroom Ronald Reagan Building, Federal Triangle Metro Stop

  • September 11 @ 4:00 pm - 5:30 pm

    September 11              Adam Tooze on Crashed: How a Decade of Financial Crises Changed the World All seminars take place on Mondays at 4:00 p.m. Woodrow Wilson Center, 6th Floor Boardroom Ronald Reagan Building, Federal Triangle Metro Stop

  • September 17 @ 4:00 pm - 5:30 pm

    September 17              Melani McAlister on The Kingdom of God Has No Borders: A Global History of American Evangelicals All seminars take place on Mondays at 4:00 p.m. Woodrow Wilson Center, 6th Floor Boardroom Ronald Reagan Building, Federal Triangle Metro Stop

  • September 24 @ 4:00 pm - 5:30 pm

    September 24              Sulmaan Khan on Haunted by Chaos: China’s Grand Strategy from Mao Zedong to Xi Jinping All seminars take place on Mondays at 4:00 p.m. Woodrow Wilson Center, 6th Floor Boardroom Ronald Reagan Building, Federal Triangle Metro Stop

  • October 1 @ 4:00 pm - 5:30 pm

    October 1                    Samuel Goldman on God’s Country: Christian Zionism in America All seminars take place on Mondays at 4:00 p.m. Woodrow Wilson Center, 6th Floor Boardroom Ronald Reagan Building, Federal Triangle Metro Stop

 

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