First Wednesdays

A Humanities Lecture Series, October through May

World War II: American Perceptions and Historical Realities

Americans have held strong beliefs regarding WWII’s causes, consequences, and historical lessons—lessons cited to justify postwar US policies. UVM History Professor Emeritus Mark A. Stoler compares these beliefs about the war with what historians now maintain.

This video was recorded at the St. Johnsbury Athenaeum in St. Johnsbury, VT on May 3, 2017.

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