Biographies

"The Brothers: John Foster Dulles, Allen Dulles, and Their Secret World War"

Stephen Kinzer

About the Program

Former New York Times foreign correspondent Stephen Kinzer presents a dual-biography of brothers John Foster Dulles, former secretary of state, and Allen Dulles, former director of the CIA.  The author examines the brothers' backgrounds and political ideologies, which shaped American foreign policy initiatives during the Cold War.  Stephen Kizner speaks at Harvard Book Store in Cambridge, Massachusetts.

About the Authors

Stephen Kinzer

Stephen Kinzer's books include Overthrow: America's Century of Regime Change From Hawaii to Iraq.  He is a former foreign correspondent for The New York Times and currently a visiting fellow at the Watson Institute for International Studies at Brown University. For more information, visit stephenkinzer.com.


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"The Brothers: John Foster Dulles, Allen Dulles, and Their Secret World War"

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  • Sunday, January 5th at 6:15pm (ET)
  • Saturday, December 28th at 11pm (ET)
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