The European Studies Council presents a Symposium: “Europe After 1918: Poland, the Baltic Countries, and the United States.”
Session 2, 10:00 a.m. - Jacek Partyka, University of Białystok: “A Transatlantic Community of “Annexed People”: The Jews of Bialystok and their New York City Diaspora, 1918-1939” and Egidijus Balandis, Vytautas Magnus University: “To Foster the Love of One’s Country…”: Lithuanian-American Athletic Clubs, 1918-1940.”
Session 3, 11:45 a.m. - Tomasz Pudłocki, Jagellonian University” “Polish PR in the US, 1918-1939 – a Few Remarks” and Charles Perrin, Kennesaw State University: “The Traveling Exhibit Over the Ocean: A Century of Friendship between Lithuania and the United States.”
Session 4, 2:30 p.m - Eriks Jekabsons, University of Latvia: “US Views on the Independence of the Baltic States, 1918-1922: The Case of Latvia” and Olavi Arens, Georgia Southern University: “Self-Determination or the Unity of Russia: An Indeterminate US Policy on Estonia, 1918-1922.”
General Discussion, 4:15 p.m.