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Conference Program Announced – Cold War (a)symmetries: Conflict, Cooperation and Trade

  Event open to all! Register via this link   COLD WAR (A)SYMMETRIES: CONFLICT, COOPERATION AND TRADE International Online Conference University Valahia of Târgoviște Târgoviște, Romania 28-29 October 2021 This conference aims to explore how asymmetric/unequal relationships shaped the Cold War, in bilateral, multilateral, regional or global situations. It intends to discuss the relationship between…

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Deadline for submissions: ‘Book Diplomacy’ in the Cultural Cold War: Interdisciplinary Perspectives

This is a friendly reminder for those interested in the ‘Book Diplomacy’ event to submit an abstract of no more than 300 words to Esmaeil Haddadian-Moghaddam at e.haddadian-moghaddam@hum.leidenuniv.nl Please include a working list of references and archival resources. Deadline for submissions: 15 December 2021 Notification of acceptance: 15 January 2022 Deadline for final paper submission:…

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Hawks or Doves? Reconsidering American Soviet Policy

On Thursday, October 7th, Grant Golub and Conor Tobin will be talking about their researches for this month’s panel! Grant’s research – Friends, Enemies, Or Somewhere in Between?: Henry Stimson and the War Department View of Soviet-American Relations from World War to Cold War – focuses on the development of the USA’s War Department’s view on…

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Japanese Mediation & Global Socialist Movements

On Thursday, November 4th, 16.00-17.30 CET (GMT+1)  Giulia Garbagni and Andrea Torrealba – the winners from our Summer School event ! – will talk about their separate researches regarding the Cold War. Giulia’s research is (provisionally) titled: Japan’s Mediation in Konfrontasi: Interventionism, Empire and the Cold War in Southeast Asia The history of the global…

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Invitation: A Tumultuous Asian Decade – 11 October 2021

One of our coordinators, Giles Scott-Smith, would like to extend a warm invitation to all our members for an upcoming event! On Monday 11 October, 17.00, at the ‘Nieuwspoort’, The Hague, the Netherlands Atlantic Association in cooperation with the Roosevelt Institute for American Studies will organize a program titled: A Tumultuous Asian Decade? China’s Challenge…

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Call for Papers: LSE-Sciences Po Seminar in Contemporary International History

Are you a faculty member or a PhD student in international contemporary history? If yes, do not miss this amazing academic seminar organized by the London School of Economics in collaboration with Sciences Po. The Seminar The seminar is an ideal environment to share works-in-progress, such as PhD chapters, journal articles, or sections of monographs…

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The 1999 Kosovo War and the Crisis in U.S.-Russia Relations

We are excited to present you the newest article published by Stephan Kieninger, on The International History Review. Dr Kieninger is a prominent historian and an important member of the Cold War Research Network, whose research projects focus on the history of the United States’ foreign relations and European Security. Abstract: Based on recently declassified…

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