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America right or wrong?

Dr Anatol Lieven, senior associate at the Carnegie Endowment for International Peace in Washington DC, will speak on American nationalism on Wednesday 20 October at the London School of Economics and Political Science (LSE).

The lecture will explore American nationalism from the Cold War to the present day and is the second in a lecture series marking the launch of LSE's Cold War Studies Centre. The series will examine the complex relationship between the Cold War and the defining conflict of the new Millennium, the war on terror.

America Right or Wrong? American Nationalism from the War on Communism to the War on Terror is on Wednesday 20 October at 6:30pm in the Old Theatre, Old Building, LSE, Houghton Street, London WC2A. This event is free and open to all with no ticket required. Entry is on a first come, first serve basis. Please note the venue for this event has changed from the New Theatre as previously advertised to the Old Theatre. 

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To request a press seat for this event, please contact Jessica Winterstein, LSE Press Office, on 020 7955 7060 or email j.winterstein@lse.ac.uk| 

Notes:

The series continues with:

  • Thursday 11 November. Professor Fred Halliday, LSE, on Rethinking the Origins of September 11: the end of history and the collapse of the Soviet empire. Click here for more information.
  • Wednesday 17 November. Richard Ned Lebow, James O Freedman Presidential Professor of Government, Dartmouth College, on World Orders in Chaos: from the end of the cold war to the war on terror. Click here for more information.
  • Wednesday 8 December. G John Ikenberry, Peter F Krogh Professor of Geopolitics and Global Justice, Georgetown University, on From Containment to Pre-emption: American grand strategies revisited. Click here for more information.

For more information on the Cold War Studies Centre at LSE, see Cold War Studies| or contact Dr Svetozar Rajak, tel: 020 7852 3626, email: s.rajak@lse.ac.uk| 

14 October 2004

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