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”Colloquium on Global Hồ Chí Minh”

October 4, 2019 @ 9:30 am - 5:45 pm

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Weatherhead East Asian Institute Event

Pham Quang Minh, Rector and Professor, Department of International Studies

Vietnam National University

Do Quang Hung, Professor, Department of Political Science

Vietnam National University

Tran Viet Nghia, Associate Professor and Director of the Office for the Journal of Social Sciences and Humanities

Vietnam National University

Pham Hong Tung, Professor and Director, Institute of Vietnamese Studies and Development Science

Vietnam National University

 

Outside Vietnam:

Lien-Hang T. Nguyen, Dorothy Borg Associate Professor in the History of the United States and East Asia

Columbia University

Olga Dror, Associate Professor, Department of History, College of Liberal Arts

Texas A&M University

Fellow

National Humanities Center (2019-2020)

Pierre Asselin, Professor and Dwight E. Stanford Chair in American Foreign Relations, Department of History

San Diego State University

Alec Holcombe, Assistant Professor, Department of History

Ohio University

 

Held on the occasion of the fiftieth anniversary of the death of Hồ Chí Minh, this international colloquium will interrogate Hồ’s role in the formation of modern Vietnam and explore the country’s position in world affairs in the 20th Century. Participants will share their new multi-lingual and multi-archival research and past works on the life, career, and legacy of Hồ Chí Minh. This colloquium also serves to announce a new partnership between Columbia University and the University of Social Sciences and Humanities, Hanoi.

 

Click here to read our report of the event.

 

This is a Weatherhead East Asian Institute 70th Anniversary event.

 

No registration required.

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October 04, 2019

9:30 AM – 5:45 PM

Schedule

9:30 AM – 10:00 AM    Comments by Co-Organizers, Professors Pham Quang Minh and Lien-Hang T. Nguyen

10:00 AM – 12:00 PM    Panel 1: Hồ and the Imperial Powers

Do Quang Hung, Professor, Department of Political Science at Vietnam National University

Alec Holcombe, Assistant Professor, Department of History at Ohio University

12:00 PM – 1:00 PM    Lunch break

1:00 PM – 3:30 PM    Panel 2: Hồ in the Global Cold War, 1945-1969

Pham Quang Minh, Rector and Professor, Department of International Studies at Vietnam National University

Tran Viet Nghia,  Associate Professor and Director of the Office for the Journal of Social Sciences and Humanities at Vietnam National University

Pierre Asselin, Professor and Dwight E. Stanford Chair in American Foreign Relations, Department of History at San Diego State University

3:30 PM – 3:45 PM    Coffee break

3:45 PM – 5:45 PM    Hồ’s Global Legacy

Pham Hong Tung, Professor and Director of the Institute of Vietnamese Studies and Development Science at Vietnam National University

Olga Dror, Associate Professor, Department of History, College of Liberal Arts at Texas A&M University and Fellow at the National Humanities Center (2019-2020)

 

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International Affairs Building, Room 918

420 West 118th Street

Cosponsored by: Department of History, Columbia University; Department of East Asian Languages and Cultures, Columbia University; and the University of Social Sciences and Humanities, Vietnam National University

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October 4, 2019
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