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U.S. – EUROPE SEMINAR
Ideas / Politics / Literature/ Economy
Baruch College – CUNY
John Brenkman, Director
War without War: The World of the Cold War
Thursday, March 20
Baruch College, Lexington & 24th, Vertical Campus 14-270
5:30 Wine & Cheese, 6:00 – 8:00 Seminar
Sorin Radu Cucu (LaGuardia Community College), author of
The Underside of Politics: Global Fictions in the Fog of the Cold War
Roland Végsö (University of Nebraska, Lincoln), author of
The Naked Communist: Cold War Modernism and the Politics of Popular Culture
Respondent: Donald E. Pease, Jr. (Dartmouth College)
New books by Sorin Radu Cucu and Roland Végsö address how the Cold War shaped,
and was shaped by, the literary imagination of American and Eastern European writers and American popular culture.
A discussion of the geo-political and symbolic form of the World in the Cold War and its aftermath.
For more information: John.Brenkman@baruch.cuny.edu