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From Selma to Moscow: How Human Rights Activists Transformed US Foreign Policy

May 1, 2018 @ 5:30 pm - 7:00 pm

American University School of International Service
Abramson Family Founders Room
4400 Massachusetts Ave NW
Washington, DC 20016

In her book From Selma to Moscow: How Human Rights Activists Transformed U.S. Foreign Policy, author Sarah B. Snyder traces both the transnational connections and 1960s-era social movements that inspired Americans to advocate for a new approach to human rights, transforming the methods and goals of U.S. foreign policy to the current day.
Max Paul Friedman, Professor Department of History, Affiliate Professor, School of International Service
Joseph Eldridge, former Executive Director of the Washington Office on Latin America; former University Chaplain, American University
Sarah Mendelson, Distinguished Service Professor of Public Policy and Head of Heinz College, Carnegie Mellon University; former US Representative to the Economic and Social Council at the United Nations


Tuesday, May 1, 2018
5:30 PM – 7:00 PM EDT
Abramson Family Founders Room
School of International Service