Christian Wistehuff

Christian Wistehuff ’87

As executive director of the Initiative to Educate Afghan Women, Christian Wistehuff is helping to build a new generation of female leaders.


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This talk examines the ways U.S. civil rights and antiwar struggles, Israeli military and administrative occupation, and Palestinian narratives of dispossession, dispersion, and resistance were forged, felt, and thought together. As became increasingly evident, the dialectic of occupation (June ’67) and liberation (Global ’68) animated a slew of incisive cultural production, from novels and poetry to pamphlets to posters.
The United States is an experiment, an investigation into the question asked by Alexander Hamilton: Can a political society really be governed by “reflection and choice” rather than by “accident and force”? Lepore offers an answer, arguing from the evidence of history. Jill Lepore is the David Woods Kemper ’41 Professor of American History at Harvard University and a staff writer at The New Yorker, where she writes about American history, politics, and law.

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