The Abandonment of the West

When:
October 28, 2020 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
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2020-10-28T19:00:00-04:00
Cost:
Free for members; $20 guests
Contact:
Paul Nugent

When: Wednesday, October 28, 2020, 6:00 p.m.

Where: Virtually! Registration required. The link to join us will be emailed with your registration confirmation. We will be using Zoom meetings.

Presenter: Michael Kimmage, Professor of History at the Catholic University of America in Washington D.C.

Join us Wednesday, October 28, 2020, for a virtual presentation by Michael Kimmage, titled, “The Abandonment of the West: The History of an Idea in American Foreign Policy,” based on his book of the same name.

The presentation will take place live on Zoom at 6:00 p.m. EST on 10/28/20, followed by a Q&A with the speaker. The presentation recording will also be shared with members via email following the presentation.

Cost: Free for members (renew or join today!). $20 per presentation for guests. Please register in advance to receive Zoom login information.

About Michael Kimmage:

Michael Kimmage is a professor of history at the Catholic University of America. He writes and teaches on American history, the history of the Soviet Union, and on American and European literature. In addition to books on the Cold War and on Philip Roth, he has written for the New York Times, Foreign Affairs, and the New Republic. From 2014 to 2016, he served on the Secretary’s Policy Planning Staff at the U.S. Department of State, where he held the Russia/Ukraine portfolio.

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The mission of the Southeast Connecticut World Affairs Council (SECWAC) is to foster an understanding of issues of foreign policy and international affairs by study, debate, and educational programming, primarily through a Speakers Series of 8 to 10 monthly meetings.