The United States and World War One — recordings now available
Podcasts are now online for all four of the series of special lectures held to commemorate the 100th anniversary of the United States' entry into World War One in 1917. Delivered during Hilary and Trinity terms 2017, the lectures addressed:
- "Deeds Not Words": American Social Justice Movements and World War One (Professor Jennifer Keene, Chapman University)
- "O Say Can You See?" Art, Propaganda and the First World War (Professor David Lubin, Wake Forest University)
- Merchants of Death? The Nye Commission, the Business of War, and the Politics of Memory (Professor Christopher Capozzola, MIT)
- America and the Treaty of Versailles (Professor Margaret MacMillan, St Antony's College, Oxford)
All recordings of RAI lectures can be accessed on our podcast page.
The series was held in association with the University's 'Globalising and Localising the Great War' programme. The RAI is grateful to The Hon. Mary Jo Jacobi and Mr Patrick Jephson LVO for their support for these lectures.