Panel Discussion

Thursday, October 11, 2018 - 18:30

Panel Discussion: WWI, Then and Now
Hear from UF professors, award-winning authors and foreign correspondents during a panel discussion on the enduring legacies of World War I and how the war shaped the world we live in today. Moderated by Robert Sanchez, co-curator of The Great Catastrophe: Remembering WW1, 1914 - 1918

Panelists: 

  • Dexter Filkins, staff writer for The New Yorker, former New York Times reporter, and author of The Forever War
  • Andrew Nagorski, author of Hitlerland: American Eyewitnesses to the Nazi Rise to Power and The Nazi Hunters, former senior editor/reporter for Newsweek (Moscow bureau chief)
  • Matthew Jacobs, UF Assoc. Professor of History, author of Imagining the Middle East: The Building of An American Foreign Policy, 1918-1967
  • Rachel Silveri, UF Assist. Professor of Art History, specialist in post-WWI avant-garde/gender studies, author of The Art of Living in the Historical Avant-Garde