Transnational and Interdisciplinary Perspectives
Conference at the University of Texas at Austin
September 30 - October 3, 2010


with schedules

  • Ambassador Robert Hutchings (LBJ School of Public Affairs, UT Austin)
    "American Diplomacy and the End of the Cold War"
    6:00PM, Thursday, 30 September 2010

  • Muhsin Jassim Al-Musawi (Arabic Literature, Columbia University)
    "Literature at War: Beirut, Rome, and Baghdad"
    6:00 PM, Friday, 1 October 2010

  • Greg Grandin (History, New York University)
    "The Three Faces of Containment in the Americas”
    11:00 AM, Friday, 1 October 2010

  • John D. Kelly (Anthropology, University of Chicago)
    "When in the Course of Human Events? Situating the Cold War"
    1:00 PM, Friday, 1 October 2010

  • Kate Brown (History, University of Maryland, Baltimore County)
    "Big Brother®--Made in America: How Soviet Agents Stole American Secrets to Create the Nuclear Security State "
    1:00 PM, Saturday, 2 October 2010

  • Nicolas Vaicbourdt
    (Political Sience, Université de Paris 1, Sorbonne)
    "Atlanticism as a Construction of the Cold War"
    6:00 PM, Saturday, 2 October 2010

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