Wednesday Seminars

The SSP Wednesday Seminar Series runs from 12 to 1:30PM in E40-496, Lucian Pye Conference Room every Wednesday during the Spring and Fall semesters. All talks are open to the public.

Date

Speaker

Topic

September 10 NORA BENSAHEL
Center for a New American Security
Iraq, Syria, and the Role of the U.S. Military
September 17 VIJAY SHANKAR
Vice Admiral of Indian Armed Forces
A Covenant sans Sword
September 24 SHAI FELDMAN
Brandeis University
The IDF’s Doctrine and Force Structure: The Effects of the Gaza War
October 1 TIMOTHY CRAWFORD
Boston College
Alignment Counterfactuals in the First World War
October 8 PAUL STANILAND
University of Chicago
Governing Coercion: Armed Politics and the State in South Asia
October 15 DAVID HOLLOWAY
Stanford University

Military strategy and nuclear deterrence in US-Soviet relations, 1961-1972: a reassessment

October 22 ANGELA KANE
UN High Representative for Disarmament Affairs
The United Nations and Disarmament: Old Problems, New Opportunities, and Challenges Ahead
October 29 DALE COPELAND
University of Virginia

Economic Interdependence and War

November 5 ANA ARJONA
Northwestern University
Social Order in Civil War
November 19 BARBARA F. WALTER
UC San Diego
The Organization of Violence and Rebel Behavior