Event Date: 29 April – 1 May 2011
East Midlands Conference Centre
University of Nottingham
Nottingham NG7 2RJ
Landscapes of Secrecy: The CIA in History, Fiction and Memory
Hayden Peake – On the Origins of Cold War Counterintelligence in the United States
The paper examines the official treatment of 3 Soviet intelligence officers and one agent who defected to the United States prior to WWII. The emphasis is on their handling and consequent impact on the development of US CI during and after the war.
Hayden Peake earned BS and MS degrees at the Rochester Institute of Technology and an MA at Georgetown University. After a career in Army military intelligence he joined the CIA serving in the Directorates of Science & Technology and Operations, and is now the Curator of the Historical Intelligence Book Collection. As an adjunct professor at the Defense Intelligence College, he taught counterintelligence analysis and history. He is the author of several books and articles on intelligence and contributes book reviews to the journal, Studies In Intelligence.
Contact information: Phone: 703-628-6229