Wednesday Seminars, Fall 2013

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Date

Speaker

Topic

September 18 SUZANNE MALONEY
Saban Center for Middle East Policy, Brookings Institution
Sanctions and the Iranian Nuclear Standoff CANCELLED
September 25 REAR ADMIRAL SAMUEL PEREZ JR.
US Department of State's Bureau of Political-Military Affairs
Navy Ship Building: A Look at the Littoral Combat Ship
October 2 ELIZABETH HOFFMAN
San Diego State University
America: Empire or Umpire, and at What Cost?
October 9 ROBERT LITWAK
Woodrow Wilson International Center for Scholars
What to Do About Nuclear "Outliers" Iran and North Korea
October 23 CHAPPELL LAWSON
Department of Political Science, MIT
Borders in an Era of Globalization
October 30 CAITLIN TALMADGE
The George Washington University

Should I Stay or Should I Go Now? The Future of US Presence in the Persian Gulf

November 6 AHSAN BUTT
George Mason University
The Evaluative Mechanism at the Heart of IR Theory
November 13 MATTHEW EVANGELISTA
Cornell University

Gender and Nationalist Violence: What We Can See in the Movies

November 20 JESSICA WEEKS
Cornell University
Human Rights, Democracy and Support for the Use of Force: An Experimental Approach