March 08, 2005 // 5:00pm — 7:00pm
Woodrow Wilson Center Fellow Brian McAllister Linn presented his research, which drew parallels between the challenges the U.S. military forces confronted in the Philippines at the beginning of the 20th century and those they are encountering in Iraq presently.
March 01, 2005 // 1:00am — 3:30pm
Middle East Program
The Canada Institute and the Middle East Program hosted a conference to commemorate the 25th anniversary of the presentation of the Congressional Gold Medal Award to Ken Taylor, the former Canadian ambassador to Iran. Taylor received the medal for his role in providing safe haven to six Americans during the crisis and planning their successful evacuation from Iran.
January 26, 2005 // 9:00am — 10:30am
A book launch with Caroline Elkins, assistant professor of history at Harvard University and author of the recently published, Imperial Reckoning: The Untold Story of Britain's Gulag in Kenya. Caroline Elkins will be joined by discussant David Throup, Senior Associate and co-chair of the Kenya Roundtable at the Center for Strategic and International Studies.
Book Launch: Defending the Rights of Others : The Great Powers, the Jews, and International Minority Protection, 1878-1938
October 19, 2004 // 4:00am — 5:30pm
History and Public Policy Program
with author Carole Fink, Distinguished Humanities Professor in History, Ohio State University; Revson Fellow, U.S. Holocaust Memorial Museum
April 14, 2004 // 12:00pm — 1:00pm
Josette Baer, SNF Fellow and Visiting Lecturer, Russian, East European and Central Asian Studies, University of Washington
March 30, 2004 // 12:00pm — 2:00pm
The Woodrow Wilson International Center's Africa Program and Conflict Prevention Project invite you to a program on "Truth and Reconciliation Processes – A Global Assessment," featuring four distinguished analysts and practitioners. The panel will undertake a comparative assessment of strategies and institutions that have been developed in an attempt to address the always-difficult post-war reconstruction challenge of balancing the demands for justice and accountability with the imperatives of political reconciliation and accommodation.
March 29, 2004 // 11:00am — 1:00pm
Andrzej Paczkowski, Author, Professor, Institute for Political Studies at the Polish Academy of Science and former Wilson Center Fellow; Chair: Tom Blanton, Director, National Security Archives, George Washington University; Commentator: Bronislaw Misztal, Professor of Sociology, Catholic University
January 09, 2004 // 3:30pm — 5:00pm
With author Constantin Fasolt, Professor of History, The University of Chicago. With comments by Gabrielle M. Spiegel, Krieger-Eisenhower Professor of History, Johns Hopkins University
September 10, 2003 // 12:00pm — 1:00pm
Philip Dimitrov, Former Prime Minister of Bulgaria and WWICS Public Policy Scholar
June 23, 2003 // 3:00pm — 4:00pm
Project on Leadership and Building State Capacity
Thomas Ambrosio, Assistant Professor of Political Science, North Dakota State University;Yossi Shain, Professor of Comparative Government and Diaspora Politics, Georgetown University