Author Archives: Clara Johnson

In Case You Missed It: Music and Politics in the Founding Era

In case you missed the final CPH event of 2015 — “Hailing Columbia: Music and Politics in the Founding Era” — a video of the forum is now available. [vimeo 155562570] This recording is the property of C-SPAN and may only … Continue reading

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Two Forthcoming Books from CPH

The Center For Presidential History will be releasing two books in the near future: The Four Freedoms: FDR and the Evolution of An American Idea (Oxford University Press), and Faith in the New Millennium: The Future of Religion and American Politics. (Oxford … Continue reading

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Post-Doctoral Fellowship Position at CPH

The Center for Presidential History at Southern Methodist University invites applications for a two-year Postdoctoral Fellowship, to begin in September 2016. The successful candidate will couple their own research and publishing agenda with their contributions to the Center’s Collective Memory … Continue reading

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The Center for Presidential History’s Interim Director

The CPH is pleased to announce that Dr. Thomas Knock has been appointed the Interim Director of the Center for Presidential History for the Fall 2015 semester. Dr. Knock is currently an Associate Professor of History and Altshuler Distinguished Teaching Professor … Continue reading

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Meet Our New Post-Doctoral Fellow

Evan D. McCormick joined the Center for Presidential History in August 2015. His research examines the history of U.S. – Latin American relations during the Cold War, with a focus on the intersection of U.S. development policies, Latin American democracy, … Continue reading

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Upcoming Events at the Center for Presidential History

The Center for Presidential History will be hosting several academic forums in the near future. All events are open to the public and free to attend. Forum topics range from the lives of presidents and first ladies to music and … Continue reading

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