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
Matthew Jones is Professor of American Foreign Relations at the University of Nottingham. He is leading the Nottingham component of the Landscapes of Secrecy AHRC project, working on the history and historiography of the CIA, and has a particular interest in the development of the Foreign Relations of the United States series, as well as the relationship between the New York Times and the CIA. He has published books and articles on many different aspects of US and British foreign and national security policy since 1941; his most recent book was After Hiroshima: The United States, Race, and Nuclear Weapons in Asia, 1945-1965 (Cambridge University Press, 2010).
Contact information: School of American and Canadian Studies, University of Nottingham, University Park, Nottingham NG7 2RD, UK