On January 6, 2021, Peter Rose was interviewed by Mindy Todd on the program “The Point” on NPR station WCAI. The interview took place only a few hours before the attempted siege of the Capitol in Washington. Some of what was discussed was all too prescient. Click here to listen to Peter’s interview or copy and paste this link into your browser: https://www.capeandislands.org/post/how-racism-fear-and-bigotry-threaten-social-fabric-democratic-societies#stream/0
In this book, which touches on many aspects of bigotry and scapegoating, populism and xenophobia, the Trump Era is presented as a case study.
Two one-week sessions for students from American community colleges and universities focused on contemporary problems such as racial and ethnic relations, immigration, women’s rights, sustainable development
Closing lecture at a symposium on “Racial Democracies” led by Damian Pargas
Focused on new research on Franklin and Eleanor Roosevelt and their attitudes and actions regarding the plight of refugees from Nazi Germany from 1933-1945.
Keynote address at international conference , mostly attended by Americanists from Central and Eastern Europe on “U.S. Politics and the Media,” ,
A paper presented at a symposium looking at the impact of American s abroad, including business people, military personnel, and diplomats living in enclaves or “American islands.”
Roosevelt Visiting Professor, RIAS, Middelburg, NL, April–May 2019.
Talk to faculty, “Can We, Should We STEM the Tide”: The Liberal Arts Today—and Tomorrow,” University College Roosevelt, Middelburg, NL, May 14, 2019.
Gruber Family Lecture, “Behind the Golden Door,” Temple Israel, Manchester, New Hampshire, November 4, 2018.