LECTURES: ALLAN MILLET
Mason Lecture Series
Wednesday, August 12, 2009
The Origins of the Forgotten War: Korea 1945 – 1950
by Dr. Allan Millett
Dr. Allan Millett is the Ambrose Professor of History and the Director, Eisenhower Center for American Studies at the University of New Orleans. A former endowed professor of military history at The Ohio State University (1969 – 2005), Millett is the winner of the 2008 Pritzker Prize in military history. He has already written or edited four books on the Korean War and a fifth is in production. The ROK Ministry of Defense has recognized his work on the Korean War. His lecture is based on Volume I, The War for Korea: A House Burning (University Press of Kansas, 2005).