The Hungry World: The War on Poverty in Asia during the Cold War

Past Series, The Disciplines Series, The Disciplines Series: The Idea of Development

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Nick Cullather, Associate Professor of History at Indiana University, Bloomington and author, most recently, of The Hungry World: America’s Cold War Battle Against Poverty in Asia (Harvard, 2010), will kick off the Heyman Center's Spring schedule. Anders Stephanson, Andrew and Virginia Rudd Family Foundation Professor of History at Columbia University, will serve as discussant and Michele Alacevich, Associate Research Scholar at the Heyman Center for the Humanities, will chair.

This talk is made possible by generous funding from the Andrew W. Mellon Foundation.