Current Member

Kevin W Martin

Willis F. Doney Member
Affiliation
Historical Studies
Field of Study
Cultural History of Modern Syria
Home Institution
Indiana University

Kevin Martin’s project explores the reach of American “soft power” by analyzing Syrians’ exposure to and perceptions of public diplomacy, propaganda, films, advertising, and new modes of urban leisure. Drawing upon an array of Syrian and American sources, he is analyzing cold war cultural exchange in an understudied setting.

Dates at IAS
Member
  • Historical Studies
9/2017current
Degrees
Georgetown University Ph.D., 2005