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Kennedy and the Berlin Wall: A Hell of a Lot Better Than a War

October 01, 2009 // 3:30pm5:00pm
W.R. Smyser, Henry Alfred Kissinger Scholar, Library of Congress and Adjunct Professor, BMW Center for German and European Studies, Georgetown University; Mary Beth Stein, Associate Professor of German and International Affairs, The George Washington University; R. Gerald Livingston, Senior Visiting Research Fellow, German Historical Institute; Bernd Schaefer, Senior Scholar, Cold War International History Project

The German Elections: The State of the Polity and Prospects for German Foreign Policy

September 30, 2009 // 4:00pm5:00pm
Constanze Stelzenmüller, Senior Transatlantic Fellow, Berlin Office, German Marshall Fund and Former Public Policy Scholar, Woodrow Wilson Center
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Liechtenstein: Transparency, Trust and Credibility in a Changing Global Financial Order

September 25, 2009 // 10:00am11:00am
His Excellency Klaus Tschütscher, Prime Minister, Principality of Liechtenstein
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Negotiating With the Enemy: U.S.-China Talks During the Cold War, 1949-1972

September 24, 2009 // 4:00pm5:30pm
Yafeng Xia, Associate Professor of History, University of Long Island and Margaret Gnoinska, the George Washington University

Soviet-Taiwanese Relations During the Early Cold War

September 23, 2009 // 4:00pm5:15pm
Shin Kawashima, Japan Scholar, Woodrow Wilson Center
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Director's Forum: The Enlargement of the European Union

September 22, 2009 // 10:00am11:00am
EU enlargement has been celebrated as the European Union's most successful foreign policy. The peaceful transformation in postcommunist Europe is a tribute not only to the peoples and leaders of those 10 countries, but also to the umbrella provided by the European Union. Dr. Michael Leigh, who has served as director-general for enlargement since 2006, highlighted the successes of the enlargement process to date as well as the main challenges to come.

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

September 21, 2009 // 4:00pm5:00pm
Steven Ward, Senior Intelligence Analyst, Central Intelligence Agency
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U.S.-Dutch Relations in the Post-1945 Era

September 18, 2009 // 12:00pm2:00pm
L. Paul Bremer III, Former U.S. Ambassador to the Netherlands; Renée Jones-Bos, Dutch Ambassador to the U.S., Cornelis A. van Minnen, Director, Roosevelt Study Center; Hans Krabbendam, Assistant Director, Roosevelt Study Center; Giles Scott-Smith, Senior Researcher, Roosevelt Study Center

Photo Exhibition: Prague Through the Lens of the Secret Police

August 20, 2009 // 1:00pm2:00pm
Pavel Zacek, Director, Institute for the Study of Totalitarian Regimes; Ladislav Bukovszky, Director, Security Services Archive; Jiri Ellinger, Czech Embassy in Washington, D.C.
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Confronting the Bomb: A Short History of the World Nuclear Disarmament Movement

July 20, 2009 // 12:30pm2:00pm
Lawrence S. Wittner, State University of New York at Albany; David S. Patterson Yale University; Stan Riveles, Institute for Defense Analyses

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