Masuda Hajimu will be discussing his new book Cold War Crucible: The Korean Conflict and the Postwar World (Harvard University Press, 2015), at the Tamiment Library on Tuesday November 17 (6:00–8:00 PM).
Masuda Hajimu is a historian whose work concerns the history of American foreign relations, the modern history of East Asia, and the social and global history of the Cold War. He received his Ph.D. from Cornell University in 2012, and currently is an Assistant Professor in the Department of History at the National University of Singapore. In addition to Cold War Crucible he has published a number of book chapters and articles which can be found in Foreign Policy, Diplomatic History, Journal of Contemporary History, Journal of Cold War Studies, and Journal of American-East Asian Relations, as well as IIAS Newsletter and History News Network.
Copies of Cold War Crucible will be available to purchase. This event is sponsored by the Tamiment Library and the Center for the United States and Cold War.
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