Hoover Institution Library & Archives Silas Palmer Fellowship Conference

Thursday, August 9, 2018

10:00 am

Lou Henry Hoover Building, Room 115 Map

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Hoover Institution

The Hoover Institution Library & Archives invites you to the Silas Palmer Fellowship Conference 

August 9, 2018 
Lou Henry Hoover Building, Room 115
Hoover Institution, Stanford University 


10:00 am- 10:15 am
Eric Wakin, Robert H. Malott Director of Library & Archives

10:15 am- 11:00 am 

John Locke and American Politics 
Presenter: Claire Rydell Arcenas, Assistant professor, University of Montana
Moderator: Jennifer Burns, Stanford University

11:15 am- 12:00 pm
Underground Over the Air: Radio Liberty, Russian Dissidence, and the Cultivation of a Listening Audience
Presenter: Jessica Brandt, Assistant Professor, Montclair State University
Moderator: Anatol Shmelev, Hoover Institution 

1:00 pm- 2:00 pm
Witnessing as Cruelty: Algeria and the Archive
Presenter: Brigitte Stepanov, PhD Candidate in French Studies, Brown University
Moderator: Zachary Kaufman, Stanford University

2:00 pm- 2:45 pm
A Third World War: Revolution, Counterrevolution,  and Empire in Lebanon, 1967-1990 
Presenter: Nate George, PhD candidate in History, Rice University
Moderator: Samuel Tadros, Johns Hopkins University

3:00 pm- 3:45 pm
Resurrecting the Dead: On the Exploitation of Ba’athist Violence in the Service of War
Presenter: Wisam Alshaibi, PhD Candidate in Sociology, UCLA
Moderator: Lisa Blaydes, Stanford University

Thursday, August 9, 2018
10:00 am – 3:45 pm
Lou Henry Hoover Building, Room 115 Map

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