US Political History at Home and Abroad

Time: 10:15-11:45 AM      Location: Albertus Hall

Chair: Chris Cody, Hudson County Community College,      Discussant: Chris Cody, Hudson County Community College,


From Labor Demand to Legal Necessity: The Shifting Demand for British Convict Transportation to the American Colonies 

Chris Horton, St. John's University, 

The Original Conservative Legal Movement: Joseph Story’s Long War on Juries and Abolitionists (1805 - 1845) 

Chris Woods, Brown University, 

Secrets and Transparency: The Office of Strategic Information and the First Freedom of Information Act

Kevin Baron, Sienna College, 

American public diplomacy and propaganda efforts to change ‘hearts and minds’ in a Soviet satellite state (Bulgaria) during the Cold War, 1945-1991

Kristian Kafozov, St. John's University,