April 12, 2004 // 12:00pm — 1:00pm
Middle East Program
Remarks prepared by Yitzhak Nakash, Chair, Islamic and Middle Eastern Studies, Brandeis University. Video of the presentation, as filmed by C-Span, is also available here.
April 12, 2004 // 12:00am
United States Studies
April 08, 2004 // 1:30pm — 3:30pm
Environmental Change and Security Program
The Environmental Change and Security Project hosts a preview screening of stories from NOVA's Earth Day episode "World in the Balance." The screening is followed by a panel discussion.
April 07, 2004 // 12:00pm — 1:00pm
Global Europe Program
Michael Cain, Associate Professor of Political Science, St. Mary's College of Maryland
April 07, 2004 // 10:00am — 11:30am
Major General Muhammadu Buhari, a former Nigerian Head of State and President Obasanjo's principal opponent in Nigeria's 2003 presidential election, is currently leading the legal challenge to the conduct and outcome of that election. A ruling in his case, now drawing to a close before the Court of Appeal in Abuja, is expected by the end of March, and will thereafter be appealed to the Supreme Court by whichever side loses.
April 06, 2004 // 3:30pm — 5:30pm
Anatoly Krasikov, Director, Center of Social and Religious Studies, Institute of Europe, Russian Academy of Sciences, Moscow, and Galina Starovoitova Fellow on Human Rights and Conflict Resolution, Kennan Institute
April 05, 2004 // 2:30pm — 4:00pm
A panel discussion on "Post-War Angola: Trends and Prospects," featuring Raphael Marquez, a journalist and human rights activist; head of the Open Society Institute in Luanda, Professor Gerald Bender, one of America's most distinguished experts on Angola; and Evaristo Jose, Press Secretary for the Embassy of Angola.
April 05, 2004 // 12:00pm — 1:00pm
Sheldon Anderson, Associate Professor, Department of History, Oxford, OH, and former Title VIII-Supported Short-term Scholar, Kennan Institute
April 02, 2004 // 2:30pm — 4:30pm
Frank E. Sysyn, Visiting Professor in Ukrainian Studies, Harriman Institute, Columbia University; Director, Peter Jacyk Center for Ukrainian Historical Research, University of Alberta; and former Title VIII-Supported Research Scholar, Kennan Institute; Mark von Hagen, Professor, Department of History, Harriman Institute, Columbia University, and former Short-term Scholar, Kennan Institute
April 01, 2004 // 11:00pm
Global Europe Program