Selling WWI: How Propaganda Fueled the Flames of Nationalism

Thursday, Oct. 26, 6:30–8 p.m.

Speakers: Kenneth S. Zagacki, Department of Communication, NCSU; Daniel Patrick Bolger, Department of History, NCSU, and Veteran, US Army; Marilyn Lynch, Retired Professor of Music, NCSU; V. William “Bill” Balthrope, Department of Communication, UNC–Chapel Hill

This roundtable and panel discussion will examine the sophisticated development and use of propaganda in building support for the Great War—on both sides.

This program is funded as part of World War I and America, a two-year national initiative of the Library of America and presented in partnership with the Gilder Lehrman Institute of American History, the National World War I Museum and Memorial, and other organizations, with generous support from the National Endowment for the Humanities.

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