Margaret MacMillan

University of Toronto; University of Oxford


Margaret MacMillan is a professor of history at the University of Toronto and emeritus professor of international history and the former warden of St. Antony's College at the University of Oxford. Her books include Women of the Raj and Paris 1919: Six Months that Changed the World.

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Margaret MacMillan in Sarajevo. CREDIT: Irfan Redzovic

SEP 3, 2014 Podcast

Was World War I Inevitable?

We're still trying to understand what World War I meant. It is a very complex event, one that has echoes into the present, and we've ...

Nixon and Mao: The Week that Changed the World

FEB 21, 2007 Podcast

Nixon and Mao: The Week that Changed the World

How did this momentous meeting between two leaders lay the foundations for today's complex and difficult relationship between the United States and China?