When: Monday, June 4, 2018, 5:30pm reception, 6:00pm presentation
Where: Crozier Student Center, Connecticut College, 270 Mohegan Avenue, New London, CT
Presenter: Yale Professor John Lewis Gaddis
The Topic: Grand Strategy in international affairs. He will reference his newest book, On Grand Strategy; books will be available to purchase and have signed at the event.
Cost: Free for members; $20 walk-in
: Following the presentation, join John, guests, and fellow members for a delicious meal at Connecticut College. $35/person.
A reservation for dinner is required by May 31. Please call 860-912-5718 or email firstname.lastname@example.org
to make your reservation (vegetarian option available if reserved in advance). Checks payable to SECWAC or credit card payment are accepted before the meeting by Courtney Assad.
Learn more at secwac.org
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About John Lewis Gaddis
John Lewis Gaddis is the Robert A. Lovett Professor of History at Yale University and was the Founding Director of the Brady-Johnson Program in Grand Strategy. His previous books include The United States and the Origins of the Cold War; Strategies of Containment; The Long Peace; We Now Know; The Landscape of History; Surprise, Security, and the American Experience; and The Cold War: A New History. Professor Gaddis teaches courses on Cold War history, grand strategy, biography, and historical methodology. He has won two undergraduate teaching awards at Yale and was a 2005 recipient of the National Humanities Medal. He won the 2012 Pulitzer Prize in Biography for George F. Kennan: An American Life.