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Events for January 28, 2019
Click here to RSVP: Grand Improvisation: America Confronts the British Superpower, 1945-1957 The British Empire remained a superpower—certainly by the original definition of 1944—at least until 1957 when the reelected Eisenhower administration asserted what it called “a declaration of independence” from British authority. The years in between are freighted with myths: Britain’s “withdrawal from the … Continue reading Grand Improvisation: America Confronts the British Superpower, 1945-1957Find out more »
Monday, January 28: Mortara Center Lecture. John Tutino on Mexico City 1808: Power, Sovereignty, and Silver in an Age of War and Revolution. 5:00 - 6:30 pm at the Mortara Center, Georgetown University.Find out more »
American Feud: A History of Conservatives and Liberals on: Monday, January 28, 2019 - 6:30pm - 8:30pm Charles E. Beatley Jr. Central Library, 5005 Duke Street, Alexandria, VA, 22304. American Feud: A History of Conservatives and Liberals asks whether there really is a Red America and a Blue America, and invites us to not only reconsider the … Continue reading Film Screening: American Feud: A History of Conservatives and LiberalsFind out more »