Kelly Shannon argues that since the late 1970s, the issue of women’s human rights in Islamic societies has become increasingly important to U.S. foreign policy. Her analysis sheds new light on U.S. identity and policy creation and alters the standard narratives of the U.S. relationship with the Muslim world.

  1. May 9, 2018

this is a picture of Nate CitinoProf. Nathan J. Citino of Rice University discusses his new book, Envisioning the Arab Future: Modernization in U.S.-Arab Relations, 1945–1967, which book explores how Americans and Arabs—of all political stripes—disputed the meaning of modernization within a shared set of Cold War-era concepts.

  1. April 27, 2018

this is an image of the henley gate to UCSB. It sits atop of the hill overlooking the ocean The UCSB Center for Cold War Studies and International History is holding its 2018 Graduate Student Symposium on Friday, April 13 in HSSB 4020. Please take a look at the conference program, which includes three panels of new and exciting work done by UCSB graduate students on Cold War and international topics. The event is open to the public, and we encourage any interested students to attend. 

  1. April 13, 2018

This is an image of the UCSB campus from the aerial view. It is surrounded by the ocean. UCSB's Center for Cold War Studies and International History (CCWS) is happy to announce a call for papers and commentators for our graduate student symposium, to be held at UCSB on Friday, April 13, 2018. We encourage paper submissions by UCSB graduate students working on any aspect of the Cold War, broadly defined, or on related topics in international history or contemporary international affairs.

  1. April 13, 2018

This is a building of LSE, the London School of Economics, and its logo.The deadline for submitting paper proposals is January 8, 2018. The 2018 International Graduate Student Conference on the Cold War, an annual event that UCSB's Center for Cold War Studies and International History (CCWS) cosponsors along with two affiliated Cold War centers at George Washington University (GWU) and the London School of Economics (LSE), will be held at LSE May 3-5, 2018.

  1. January 8, 2018 - 10:45pm