Nicole Phelps, associate professor of history at the University of Vermont, will deliver the keynote address “The U.S.-Austrian Treaty of 1921 and the Reconfiguration of Euro-American Relations” for the online symposium “The U.S.-Austria Peace Treaty at 100: Historical, Political, and Moral Perspectives” hosted by the Nanovic Institute for European Studies. Her current research project is on the US Consular Service, one of the long nineteenth century’s precursors to the US Foreign Service. She is the author of U.S.-Habsburg Relations from 1815 to the Paris Peace Conference, which was published by Cambridge University Press in 2013 (paperback 2015).
Clemens Sedmak, director of the Nanovic Institute for European Studies, will provide introductory remarks, and lecture: "A Moral Biography of a Text."
This event is sponsored and made possible by the Botstiber Institute for Austrian-American Studies (BIAAS).