About the Authors

Alexandra Southgate is a History student at Victoria College, University of Toronto. She is interested in the Cold War and Canadian foreign policy and has conducted research in this area as a Jackman Scholar-in-Residence, a Rutherford Research Assistant, and a Northrop Frye Centre Undergraduate Fellow. 

Darcy Taylor is a fourth-year student of International Relations at Trinity College, University of Toronto as a Loran Scholar. Originally from St. John’s, Newfoundland, he has studied at the Paris Institute of Political Studies, completed a summer abroad program at Fudan University (Shanghai), and interned in the United States Congress. Darcy has an interest in issues of international security, Cold War history, and Canadian foreign policy.

This project was made possible by the Jackman Humanities Institute Scholars-in-Residence program for undergraduate students at the University of Toronto, under the guidance and supervision of Prof. Timothy Sayle.