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Event Details

This talk is part of the Greenberg Distinguished Colloquium Series.

Event Description

Cold War historian Professor Odd Arne Westad will discuss his latest book, The Cold War: A World History. In The Cold War, Westad offers a new perspective on a century when great power rivalry and ideological battle transformed every corner of our globe. This book expands our understanding of the Cold War both geographically and chronologically, and offers an engaging new history of how today's world was created.

Event Language

The language of the event will be English.

Registration and Payment

Free for students and teachers; RMB 60 for Yale alumni; RMB 80 for others.

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6:30 PM

7 PM


7 PM

8:30 PM

Talk and Q&A


  • Odd Arne Westad (Historian, S. T. Lee Professor of US-Asia Relations at Harvard University)

    Odd Arne Westad

    Historian, S. T. Lee Professor of US-Asia Relations at Harvard University

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