History Events

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
Webcast

Escape From the Holocaust: The Fate of Jews in Finland

June 17, 2008 // 9:00am5:00pm
History and Public Policy Program
Escape From the Holocaust? The Fate of Jews in Finland and other Scandinavian Countries: Featuring former U.S. Ambassador to Finland James E. Goodby as well as several prominent scholars on the history of the Holocaust-era in Scandanavia

The Cold War and the Two Koreas - Seoul, South Korea

May 02, 2008 // 9:30am6:00pm
North Korea International Documentation Project
The 5th semi-annual international workshop co-hosted by the Wilson Center's North Korea International Documentation Project, the Institute for Far Eastern Studies, and the University of North Korean Studies. To be held in Seoul, South Korea.

Peace on the Korean Peninsula and the Security Environment in Northeast Asia - Seoul, South Korea

May 01, 2008 // 9:00am6:00pm
North Korea International Documentation Project
An international conference to commemorate the 10th anniversary of the University of North Korean Studies. To be held in Seoul, South Korea.

North Korean Film Screening: The Schoolgirl's Diary - (with English subtitles)

April 09, 2008 // 4:00pm6:30pm
North Korea International Documentation Project
A screening of the North Korean film The Schoolgirl's Diary, with commentary by Suk-Young Kim, University of California at Santa Barbara
Webcast

The Bucharest Summit: Romania's Perceptions of NATO's Future

March 26, 2008 // 12:00pm1:00pm
History and Public Policy Program
His Excellency Adrian Vierita, Romanian Ambassador to the United States will discuss NATO's future as his country prepares to host the upcoming NATO Summit in April.
Webcast

Power, Interest, and Identity in Military Alliances

March 06, 2008 // 3:00pm4:30pm
North Korea International Documentation Project
Power, Interest, and Identity in Military Alliances, with Jae-Jung-Suh, Director of Korea Studies at SAIS, Katharine H.S. Moon, Professor of Political Science at Wellesley College, and Gregg A. Brazinsky, Professor of History and International Affairs at the George Washington University
Webcast

Nation Building in South Korea: Koreans, Americans, and the Making of a Democracy

December 04, 2007 // 3:30pm5:00pm
North Korea International Documentation Project
Speakers: Gregg A. Brazinsky, Professor of History and International Affairs at the George Washington University's Elliot School of International Affairs; William W. Stueck Jr., Distinguished Research Professor of History at the University of Georgia; and James Delaney, a career CIA officer, and former CIA Station Chief in Seoul and Tokyo during the 1980's.
Webcast

Democracy as a Challenge - The 2007 Ion Ratiu Democracy Lecture, with Anatoli Mikhailov

November 15, 2007 // 3:00pm5:00pm
History and Public Policy Program
On November 15, 2007, the Woodrow Wilson Center co-hosted the third annual Ion Ratiu Democracy Lecture in collaboration with the Ratiu Family Foundation and the Ratiu Democracy Center. The recipient of this year's award, Dr. Anatoli Mikhailov, Rector of the European Humanities University, currently in exile in Vilnius, Lithuania delivered a speech on Democracy as a Challenge. An introduction by former ambassador to Belarus, David Swartz, preceded Professor Mikhailov's address.

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