Event | Lectures and Symposia The United States and the World: Legacies of the Paris Peace Conference

Date and Location

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Join the John W. Kluge Center at the Library of Congress to mark the 100th anniversary of the Paris Peace conference as well as the final days of the Library of Congress exhibition "Echoes of the Great War: American Experiences of World War I." The Kluge Center presents a panel discussion on the legacies of a pivotal period in world history. Panelists will explore themes of Wilsonianism, the ideological origins of the United Nations, the projection of American power, and a new international order.


Margaret MacMillan, Professor of History, University of Toronto and former Warden, St. Antony's College, Oxford University.

Harold James, Claude and Lore Kelly Professor in European Studies, Princeton University.

Charles Kupchan, Senior Fellow, Council on Foreign Relations, and Professor of International Affairs, Georgetown University.

Michael Neiberg, Chair of War Studies, US Army War College.

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Tickets are recommended but not required, and seating is on a first-come, first-served basis. 

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