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Mansfield Center Brown Bag Series Lecture: "The Importance of Reinhold Niebuhr's Irony of American History"

March 12, 2014

Time:3:40 PM - 5:00 PM


“The Importance of Reinhold Niebuhr’s Irony of American History
Andrew J. Bacevich, Professor of International Relations and History at Boston University
March 12, 3:40-5:00 PM, Place: TBA

(In conjunction with the President’s Lecture Series and the Philosophy Forum)

Andrew Bacevich is the author of Breach of Trust: How Americans Failed Their Soldiers and Their Country (2013). His previous books include Washington Rules: America’s Path to Permanent War (2010); The Limits of Power: The End of American Exceptionalism (2008); The Long War: A New History of US National Security Policy since World War II (2007) (editor); The New American Militarism: How Americans Are Seduced by War (2005); and American Empire: The Realities and Consequences of U. S. Diplomacy (2002). His essays and reviews have appeared in a variety of scholarly and general interest publications including The Wilson Quarterly, The National Interest, Foreign Affairs, Foreign Policy, The Nation, and The New Republic. His op-eds have appeared in the New York Times, Washington Post, Wall Street Journal, Financial Times, Boston Globe, and Los AngelesTimes, among other newspapers.

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