The Tenth Anniversary of the University of Chicago Center in Beijing

10th Anniversary of the University of Chicago Center in Beijing

Mark Philip Bradley

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Mark Philip Bradley

Bernadotte E. Schmitt Distinguished Service Professor of International History and the College, Department of History
Deputy Dean, Division of the Social Sciences
Faculty Director, Pozen Family Center for Human Rights
The University of Chicago

Mark Philip Bradley is the author of The World Reimagined: Americans and Human Rights in the Twentieth Century (2016), Vietnam at War (2009), and Imagining Vietnam and America: The Making of Postcolonial Vietnam (2000), which won the Harry J. Benda Prize from the Association for Asian Studies. He is the coeditor of Making the Forever War (2021), Familiar Made Strange: American Icons and Artifacts after the Transnational Turn (2015), Making Sense of the Vietnam Wars (2008), and Truth Claims: Representation and Human Rights (2001). Bradley's work has appeared in the American Historical ReviewJournal of American History, the Journal of World HistoryDiplomatic History, and Dissent.

A recipient of fellowships from the John Simon Guggenheim Memorial Foundation, the American Council of Learned Societies, the National Endowment for the Humanities, and Fulbright-Hays, Bradley is currently working on a history of the global South and serves as the general editor for the four volume Cambridge History of America and the World.

Bradley was recently appointed editor of the American Historical Review, beginning in August 2021.  He served as the elected president of the Society for Historians of American Foreign Relations and as coeditor of the Cornell University Press book series, The United States in the World.