History Events

Book Talk: Immortal: A Military History of Iran and Its Armed Forces

September 21, 2009 // 4:00pm5:00pm
Middle East Program
Steven Ward, Senior Intelligence Analyst, Central Intelligence Agency

Retrieving Times: Book Discussion With Author Granville Austin

May 27, 2009 // 5:00pm7:00pm
History and Public Policy Program
Granville Austin, Fellow, Woodrow Wilson Center
Webcast

North Korean Attitudes Toward China: A Historical View of Contemporary Difficulties

April 06, 2009 // 2:30pm4:30pm
North Korea International Documentation Project
Jin Linbo, The Brookings Institution, John S. Park, United States Institute of Peace, James F. Person, the Woodrow Wilson Center's North Korea International Documentation Project, Amb. J. Stapleton Roy, the Wilson Center's Kissinger Institute on China and the United States, Bernd Schaefer, the Wilson Center's Cold War International History Project, Amb. Richard Solomon, United States Institute of Peace
Webcast

Book Launch: Brazil: A Century of Change

March 24, 2009 // 11:00am1:00pm
Brazil Institute
Paulo Sérgio Pinheiro Co-editor, Professor of Political Science, University of São Paulo, and former secretary of state for human rights for Brazil; and Jerry Dávila Author of Foreword, and Interim Director, Latin American Studies Program and Associate Professor of History, University of North Carolina at Charlotte

Corrupt Circles: A History of Unbound Graft in Peru

March 19, 2009 // 4:00pm5:30pm
Latin American Program
Washington area's anti-corruption and Latin America specialists gathered to connect contemporary issues of corruption in Latin America and the world with the historical record of corruption, particularly in Peru.

Offsite Event: The 2009 'New DPRK Revolutionary Upsurge'--A Blast from the Past or a New Path?

February 10, 2009 // 1:00pm4:30pm
North Korea International Documentation Project
Webcast

Democracy in Central and Eastern Europe: Accomplishments and Open Questions

February 06, 2009 // 11:00am12:00pm
History and Public Policy Program
Andrei Marga, Universitatea Babes-Bolyai, Cluj-Napoca, Romania.
Webcast

Democracy and Freedom as Fundamental Human Rights

December 04, 2008 // 3:00pm5:00pm
History and Public Policy Program
Mrs. Eleonora Cercavschi, a human rights activist and the 2008 recipient of the Ion Ratiu Democracy Award, spoke on Democracy and Freedom as Fundamental Human Rights. The Honorable Paula J. Dobriansky, Under Secretary of State for Democracy and Global Affairs, and Samuel Donaldson, Chairman of the Wilson Council, and provided introductory remarks.

Crisis and Confrontation on the Korean Peninsula: 1968-1969

September 09, 2008 // 9:00am5:00pm
North Korea International Documentation Project
Webcast

Prospects for Inter-Korean and US-DPRK Relations

September 08, 2008 // 10:00am11:00am
North Korea International Documentation Project
A discussion of the prospects for inter-Korean and US-DPRK Relations with Park Jae Kyu, former ROK Minister of Unification and president of the University of North Korean Studies

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