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1980s in America

American Historical Association Live Conference

American Historical Association Live Conference

Washington, DC
Saturday, January 8, 2011

During the American Historical Association's annual conference in Boston, a panel debated the 1980s in America. Historically, the decade became a critical moment for both the political right and left. It was also a decade defined by the presidency of Ronald Reagan. University of Wisconsin professor Jeremi Suri moderates the panel with commentary provided by Michael Kazin of Georgetown University.

Updated: Monday, January 10, 2011 at 11:02am (ET)

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