Cultures of 20th-Century Cultural Diplomacy: National Cases and Global Trends

  • Date: –17:00
  • Location: Engelska parken Rausing Room, House 6
  • Organiser: Department of History of Science and Ideas
  • Contact person: Benjamin Martin
  • Workshop

An International Workshop

Cultural diplomacy became a major feature of international relations in the twentieth century. But what was "cultural" about it exactly? As a concluding event of Benjamin Martin's RJ-project on the history of bilateral cultural treaties, this workshop brings together leading scholars of the history of cultural diplomacy to discuss the changing meanings of "culture" in the twentieth-century international system.

Featuring presentations and commentary from:
Benjamin Martin, Dept of History of Science and Ideas, Uppsala University
Charlotte Faucher, Dept of History, University of Manchester
Eleonory Gilburd, Dept of History, University of Chicago
Nikolas Glover, Dept of Economic History, Uppsala University
Susanna Erlandsson, Dept of History, Uppsala University

For more information visit the workshop website.