International Security Studies


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

Book Discussion: The Accidental Guerrilla: Fighting Small Wars in the Midst of a Big One

September 17, 2009 // 12:00pm1:30pm
Author David Kilcullen, Former Special Adviser for Counterinsurgency, Secretary of State

After Gitmo, What Next?: A European Perspective

September 02, 2009 // 12:00pm1:00pm
Seán Aylward, Secretary General, Department of Justice, Equality and Law Reform, Republic of Ireland

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.

Engaging Iran and North Korea: A New Era in Nuclear Politics

July 28, 2009 // 12:00pm1:15pm
Michael Adler, Public Policy Scholar, Woodrow Wilson Center; Marcus Noland, Senior Fellow, Peterson Institute for International Economics; moderator Rob Litwak, Director, International Security Studies, Woodrow Wilson Center

Going to Zero With Weapons of Mass Destruction: Lessons From the Chemical Weapons Convention

June 16, 2009 // 12:00pm1:00pm
Ambassador Rogelio Pfirter, Director-General, Organization for the Prohibition of Chemical Weapons

Book Discussion: The Least Worst Place: Guantanamo's First 100 Days

May 28, 2009 // 12:00pm1:30pm
Karen Greenberg, Executive Director, Center on Law and Security, New York University School of Law

The Road to Zero Nukes: The First Five Years

April 20, 2009 // 12:00pm1:30pm
George Perkovich, Vice President for Studies and Director, Nonproliferation Program, Carnegie Endowment for International Peace

The 3/11 Madrid Bombings: An Assessment after 5 Years

April 06, 2009 // 12:00pm1:30pm
with Fernando Reinares, Professor of Political Science and Security Studies, King Juan Carlos University, Madrid and and Director of the Program on Global Terrorism, Elcano Royal Institute, Madrid

The Maritime Strategy: Representing the National Interest on the International Stage

April 02, 2009 // 10:00am11:00am
with Admiral Patrick M. Walsh, Vice Chief of Naval Operations, U.S. Navy


Program Menu

Experts & Staff

  • Robert S. Litwak // Vice President for Scholars and Academic Relations and Director, International Security Studies
  • Tonya Boyce // Program Assistant, International Security Studies