Foreign Policy Roundtables (ended 2009)

Overview

Invitation-only sessions for academics, policy experts, and journalists to scrutinize recently published works or works in progress.

George F. Kennan. Portrait by Ned Siedler, <br>National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian, Gift of TIME Inc.

MAY 22, 2009 Podcast

George Kennan, the Soviet Union, and the Cold War Reconsidered

Historian John Lukacs discusses his close friend George Kennan. Kennan was an architect of the Cold War, but after 1950 he became one of its critics ...

Winston Churchill, by Yousuf Karsh, 1941.

APR 15, 2009 Podcast

Winston Churchill's Evolving Views of Russia, 1917-1953, Reconsidered

John Lukacs argues that despite the different attitudes Winston Churchill took towards Russia over a 40-year period, there is an amazing consistency to his view ...