Tag: Kate Epstein

Researcher Earns Distinguished Fellowship to Study Relationship Between War, National Security, and Secrecy

Researcher Earns Distinguished Fellowship to Study Relationship Between War, National Security, and Secrecy

Kate Epstein, an associate professor of history, has earned a 2018 Frederick Burkhardt Residential Fellowship for Recently Tenured Scholars

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History Professor’s Book Explores Origins of the Military-Industrial Complex

History Professor’s Book Explores Origins of the Military-Industrial Complex

In his 1961 farewell address, President Dwight D. Eisenhower popularized the phrase “military-industrial complex,” summing up the complicated relationship between government and private industry dominating the United States during the Cold War era. But just how did this relationship come to be? Rutgers–Camden professor Kate Epstein explores the origins of this merger between the state […]

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Rutgers–Camden Center for the Arts Presents Lecture on Consumerism of War

Rutgers–Camden Center for the Arts Presents Lecture on Consumerism of War

The Rutgers–Camden Center for the Arts (RCCA) will host an engaging lecture explaining how modern United States warfare depends upon technology and consumerism, 12:15 p.m. to 1:15 p.m. Wednesday, Oct. 23. Kate Epstein, an assistant professor of history at Rutgers–Camden, will present the lecture, titled “Consuming War,” drawing on the exhibition, “(re)collecting, (re)constructing,” currently featured […]

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