A service of the National History Center, the Events Calendar includes information about history-related events sponsored by an array of institutions in the DC area. The Center is not responsible for the accuracy of the information. To list events, please contact Rachel Wheatley at rwheatley@historians.org.

Loading Events

« All Events

  • This event has passed.

New Scholarship on the Vietnam War

May 23 @ 4:00 pm - 5:30 pm

Featuring The First Vietnam War: Violence, Sovereignty, and the Fracture of the South, 1945-1956 by author Shawn McHale; The Road to Dien Bien Phu: A History of the First War for Vietnam by author Christopher Goscha; and Drawn Swords in a Distant Land: South Vietnam’s Shattered Dream by author George Veith.

Register here. 


May 23
4:00 pm - 5:30 pm
Event Category:


Woodrow Wilson International Center for Scholars