Echoes of Vietnam

When:
October 12, 2017 @ 7:30 pm – 8:45 pm
2017-10-12T19:30:00-04:00
2017-10-12T20:45:00-04:00
Where:
Johnson Center, Meeting Room F
Rogers
4400 University Dr, Fairfax, VA 22030
USA
Cost:
Free
Contact:
Kara Oakleaf
703-993-3986

In Forever Vietnam: How a Divisive War Changed American Public Memory, David Kieran analyzes the contested memory of the Vietnam War to show how it shapes American foreign policy today. Kieran focuses on how Americans remember six key events, ranging from  the siege of the Alamo in 1836 to September 11, 2001. Sponsored by the Department of History and Art History.