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Fear Itself: The New Deal and the Origins of Our Time by Ira Katznelson

Eighty years ago, FDR uttered his famous rallying cry to a nation: “The only thing we have to fear is…fear itself.” Political Science and History professor Ira Katznelson reinterprets the causes and consequences of the New Deal and its aftermath, putting new emphasis on the role of Congress and southern legislators in the construction of Depression era foreign and domestic policy and the fighting a world war and a cold war. A book signing follows the program.

Event begins at 12:00PM

Presented by: National Archives

Event Venue

The National Archives Building

700 Pennsylvania Avenue, NW
Washington, DC 20408
  • Wednesday, March 20, 2013

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