Wednesday, February 5, 2014



Walter Johnson (Professor, History & African and African American Studies, Harvard University), “Slave-Racial-Capitalism,” a lecture related to and expanding on his recently published book, River of Dark Dreams: Slavery and Empire in the Cotton Kingdom (Harvard University Press, 2013)

Symposium: The Military, the Media, and Discussions of War

The Department of Military Science and the UW Military History Lecture Series present:

A symposium featuring:

  • Adam Ashton, correspondent for the Tacoma News Tribune
  • Dr. Lisa Coutu, UW Department of Communication
  • Colonel David Johnson, Director of Public Affairs, US Army I CORPS

Where does the relationship between the US Military and the Media currently stand -- and where should it?

How does this relationship impact the public and political dialogue on the nation's wars?