Charles King

Charles King is professor of international affairs at Georgetown University and the author of Midnight at the Pera Palace: The Birth of Modern Istanbul.

History
July 24 2014 11:22 AMHappy Captive Nations Week!It’s that time of year when we are supposed to celebrate one of the weirdest artifacts of the Cold War.
History
May 8 2014 3:48 PMForgetting OdessaThe people of this great Ukrainian port city have a long record of getting their history wrong. Sometimes, that isn’t a bad thing.