Culture and Identity in the Cold War


In their debut salon Lisa Wehden examines culture, emotions and the daily life of Europeans during the Cold War. We'll explore themes of material culture, memory and nostalgia, death and changing notions of private life. The texts offer perspectives from both the east and west, encouraging comparisons across the Iron Curtain. We'll explore how individuals were impacted…


Completing the Abundance Agenda


In recent years, there have emerged a number of different yet somewhat related movements that can be largely characterized as pro-growth, pro-technology, and pro-progress, including American dynamism, the abundance agenda, progress studies, and more. At the core of many movements is a normative vision for the future. As such, one question relevant to building these…