Jason Nisenson:  Thoughts as Bullets

Jason Nisenson: Thoughts as Bullets

January 20, 2022 12:00 pm

Event Details

Thoughts as Bullets: WWI and the Maturing of Propaganda

This talk will focus on the propaganda of WWI with an emphasis on the paper-based collections at the University of Calgary. Through the work of communications theorist, Harold Lasswell (1902-1978), I will provide an overview of the development of propaganda, and strategies employed by the Entente and Central powers, from 1914 through to the end of the war.

Jason Nisenson is Assistant Archivist, Archives & Special Collections, The Military Museums, Calgary.

This talk will be presented live via Zoom.

Meeting ID: 990 7821 5923

Passcode: Nickle


Doom of the Kaiser, Morgan, Son and Co., 1914.


Victory Bonds will help stop this. Kultur vs. humanity, Montreal Litho. Co. Ltd, 1918.