Lectures

  • Meet the Author: Donald L. Miller, PhD

    10/29/2019 | 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM

    Join best-selling author and historian Donald L. Miller, PhD, at The Historic New Orleans Collection who will discuss his latest book Vicksburg: Grant’s Campaign that Broke the Confederacy, which delves into the battle that defined control of the Mississippi River during the Civil War.

  • Lunchbox Lecture

    10/16/2019 | 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM

    Kristen Burton, PhD, Presents “Home in the Shape of a Doughnut: Food as a Source of Comfort for American Servicemembers in Europe, 1942–1946”

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  • Dinner with a Curator

    11/05/2019 | 6:30 PM - 8:30 PM

    Join Kim Guise who will discuss machine-aided translation and “Hushaphones” at the Nuremberg Trials, the site of the first simultaneous translation in a courtroom, which made four different languages understandable to participants in an instant.

  • Meet the Author: Chris Hartley

    09/19/2019 | 5:00 PM - 7:00 PM

    The Institute for the Study of War and Democracy is delighted to host a conversation on a new book that highlights the personal side of war and commemorates the 75th Anniversary of the Battle of the Hürtgen Forest, a controversial battle still to this day.

  • Dinner with a Curator

    09/17/2019 | 6:30 PM - 8:30 PM

    Join Tanja Spitzer for “Democracy on a Dial: American Forces Network in Europe.”

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