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American Power and Human Rights in the Post-My Lai Era with Christopher Fisher

February 21 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm

Chris Fisher, associate professor of history at The College of New Jersey, examines the My Lai massacre and the anti-war movement, and discusses human rights and global American power in the Vietnam War era. Fisher will address the themes raised in Episode 9 of “The  Vietnam War,” (screening Feb 14 in the Newsroom) and examine the era from a human rights point of view. Newsroom

 

Fisher specializes in 20th century American diplomacy, the Cold War, and race politics in the United States.

 

Part of PPL’s series on the Vietnam War. #VietnamWarPPL

 

This program is presented with support  from the National Endowment for the Humanities. Any views, conclusions, or recommendations expressed in this program do not necessarily represent those of the National Endowment for the Humanities.

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Date:
February 21
Time:
6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
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Venue

Princeton Public Library
65 Witherspoon Street
Princeton, 08542 United States
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Phone:
609-924-9529