Friday, January 15, 2016

Ideas of Education, Public Diplomacy and America's Image in the World

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Tuesday, Jan 19, 2016
7:00 p.m.
Lorton Performance Center, Meinig Recital Hall
University of Tulsa
Guest Speaker Dr. Justin Hart

Justin Hart is Associate Chair and Associate Professor of History at Texas Tech University, and he will be speaking about the history of educational programs, such as Fulbright Scholarships, as tools of public diplomacy. He is the author of Empire of Ideas: The Origins of Public Diplomacy and the Transformation of U. S. Foreign Policy (Oxford University Press, 2013) and several articles and book chapters, including “Making Democracy Safe for the World: Race, Propaganda, and the Transformation of U.S. Foreign Policy during World War II" (Pacific Historical Review, February 2004), which received the James Madison Prize of the Society for the History of the Federal Government and the W. Turrentine Jackson Prize of the Pacific Coast Branch of the American Historical Association. 

Sponsored by the Center for Global Education and Tulsa Global Alliance

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