Past Events

Re-envisioning the Chinese Revolution Politics and Poetics of Collective Memories in Reform China

April 28, 2004 // 9:30am3:30pm
Asia Program
Gail Hershatter, University of California, Santa Cruz; Erik Mueggler, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor; Ching Kwan Lee, Woodrow Wilson Center, and University of Michigan, Ann Arbor; Anne Thurston, Johns Hopkins University; Paul Pickowicz, University of California, San Diego; Xin Liu, University of California, Berkeley; David Davies, Hamline University; Judith Shapiro, American University; Guobin Yang, Woodrow Wilson Center, and University of Hawaii, Manoa; Ban Wang, Rutgers University; Robert Chi, State University of New York, Stony Brook; Jingyuan Zhang, Georgetown University

The Influence of American Jazz on Soviet-era Musicians

April 27, 2004 // 5:30pm7:30pm
Kennan Institute
Valeri Ponomarev, Trumpet; Nick Levinovski, Piano; Oleg Butman, Drums; Victor Dvoskin, Bass; Victor Prudovski, Piano; Sergei Gurbeloshvilli, Sax

Conference - Disaster Mitigation Roundtable

April 27, 2004 // 12:00am
United States Studies

From Intelligentsia to Middle Class? Re-Inventing Virtue and Citizneship in Boris Akunin's Fandorin Mysteries

April 26, 2004 // 12:00pm1:00pm
Kennan Institute
Leon Aron, Resident Scholar, American Enterprise Institute

"Reporting on the Neighbors: A Conference of Mexican and U.S. Journalists"

April 26, 2004 // 9:00am5:30pm
Mexico Institute

To Move a Mountain: Fighting the Global Economy in Appalachia

April 26, 2004 // 12:00am
United States Studies

Meeting with Dr. Luis Carlos Ugalde, President of IFE

April 23, 2004 // 9:00am10:30am
Mexico Institute

The International Response to the Rwandan Genocide – a Failure of Humanity

April 22, 2004 // 4:00pm5:30pm
Africa Program
At a Director's Forum with General Dallaire, the Canadian Commander of the UN peacekeeping forces in Rwanda during the 1994 genocide, and author of the recently published Shake Hands with The Devil, Dallaire provided a vivid account of his experience in Rwanda and of the international community's failure to intervene.

Immigration Reform: Lessons from the Past, Directions for the Future

April 22, 2004 // 8:00am10:30am
Mexico Institute

Rwanda – Reflections on Genocide

April 21, 2004 // 10:30am2:00pm
Africa Program
A Director's Forum with His Excellency Paul Kagame, President of the Republic of Rwanda. Video and a transcript of the President's address are available here.

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