Events Spring 2004

February 19
Ronald Grigor Suny
Professor of Political Science and History, University of Chicago
"Why We Hate You: The Passions of National Identity and Ethnic Conflict" (tentative title)

February 25
Ambassador Takakazu Kuriyama, Former Japanese Vice Minister of Foreign Affairs, Former Japanese Ambassador to the United States
"Japan and the United States: In Search for a New Partnership"

February 27 Conference
"U.S. Security Policy under Clinton & Bush: Continuity & Change"
Bauer Center- Founders Room

March 24
Jisi Wang, Director, Institute of American Studies, Chinese Academy of Social Sciences (Beijing)
Professor of International Politics, Beijing University
"China's Policy toward the United States"

March 31
Joseph William Prueher, Admiral USN (RET), Former Commander-in-Chief of the U.S. Pacific Command and Ambassador to China
"The United States and China: Diplomatic Experiences"

April 8
Conference: "Identity and Nationalism in Europe and Eurasia"
Chaired by Hilary Appel
Bauer Center- Founders Room

April 20
Chong-Ha Yoo, Former South Korean Minister of Foreign Affairs and Ambassador to the U.N.
Professor of International Relations, Sogang University (Seoul)
"The United States and North Korea: Nuclear Issues"