Politics of Troop Withdrawal Conference: June 5-6

On Thursday, June 5 and Friday, June 6, 2008, the Presidential Recordings Program at the University of Virginia’s Miller Center of Public Affairs will host The Politics of Troop Withdrawal, a conference to analyze the withdrawal of U.S. troops from Vietnam and assess its relevance to the current war in Iraq. The conference will conclude with a roundtable discussion on the war in Iraq.

The conference will take place at the Miller Center of Public Affairs at the University of Virginia in Charlottesville, Va. It is free and open to the public. Alumni participating in U.Va.’s Reunions Weekend are encouraged to attend any or all conference sessions.

The program will be webcast live and archived at http://www.millercenter.org.