Cornell Historian Speaks
at UNH March 29
Contact: Erika Mantz
UNH Media Relations
March 17, 2004
DURHAM, N.H. – Walter LaFeber, the Andrew H. and James S.
Tisch Distinguished University Professor at Cornell University,
will speak Monday, March 29, 2004,
at 7:30 p.m. in Murkland Auditorium on the campus of the University of New Hampshire.
LaFeber’s talk, titled “American Empire: Past, Present,
and Future,” is
free and open to the public.
LaFeber is the author of many important books
on U.S. foreign policy and has appeared widely on television and
radio, including on Walter Cronkite’s “American
Presidencies,” PBS’ “American Century” and the BBC’s “End
of the Cold War?” His “American, Russia and Cold War, 1945-2002,” is
in its ninth revised edition, and “The Clash: U.S.-Japanese Relations
throughout History” won both the Bancroft Prize and the Ellis Hawley
Prize. He also published “Michael Jordan and the New Global Capitalism” in