Events Archive — 2022

Events Archive — 2022

May 4, 2022

The Civilian Casualty Files

Azmat Khan

Columbia University

12:05 - 1:30PM In-person in E40-496 & Virtual

Wednesday Seminars

Apr 27, 2022

The Logic and Impacts of Rebel Public Services Provision: Evidence from Taliban Courts in Afghanistan

Renard Sexton

Emory University

12:05 - 1:30PM In-person in E40-496 & Virtual

Wednesday Seminars

Apr 25, 2022

Starr Forum: The Collapse of the Soviet Empire and the seeds of the new European war

Vladislav Zubok

London School of Economics and Political Science

12-1pm virtual

Russia Seminars

Apr 13, 2022

Nuclear deterrence in a multipolar world

Stacie Pettyjohn

Center for a New American Security

12:05 - 1:30PM In-person in E40-496 & Virtual

Wednesday Seminars

Apr 6, 2022

Words of War: Diplomacy as a Tool of Conflict

Eric Min

UCLA

12:05 - 1:30PM In-person in E40-496 & Virtual

Wednesday Seminars

Mar 31, 2022

The Avoidable War: The Dangers of a Catastrophic Conflict between the US and Xi Jinping's China

The Hon. Kevin Rudd

President, Asia Society Policy Institute, and Former Prime Minister of Australia

2-3:30 E40-496 and by zoom (MIT only); and streaming on YouTube

Special Seminars

Mar 16, 2022

Spies, Lies, and Algorithms: The History and Future of American Intelligence

Amy Zegart

Stanford University

12:05 - 1:30PM In-person in E40-496 & Virtual

Wednesday Seminars

Mar 14, 2022

Starr Forum: The War in Ukraine: A Reporter's View

Joshua Yaffa

A Moscow correspondent for The New Yorker

11:30-12:30 Virtual

Russia Seminars

Mar 9, 2022

The Insiders’ Game: Elites, Democracy, and War

Elizabeth Saunders

Georgetown University

12:05 - 1:30PM In-person in E40-496 & Virtual

Wednesday Seminars

Mar 2, 2022
Mar 2, 2022

Israel and the Middle East: Challenges for 2022

Amos Yadlin

Harvard University

12:05 - 1:30PM In-person in E40-496 & Virtual

Wednesday Seminars

Feb 16, 2022

From Pluribus to Unum? The Civil War and Imagined Sovereignty in 19th Century America

Melissa Lee

Princeton University

12:05 - 1:30PM In-person in E40-496 & Virtual

Wednesday Seminars

Feb 9, 2022

The Secret Foundations of Liberal Order

Michael Poznansky

Naval War College

12:05 - 1:30PM In-person in E40-496 & Virtual

Wednesday Seminars

Feb 2, 2022

Born in Blackness: Africa, Africans, and the Making of the Modern World, 1471 to the Second World War

Howard French

Columbia University

12:05 - 1:30PM In-person in E40-496 & Virtual

Wednesday Seminars

Jan 27, 2022

IAP. Contemporary Military Topics: The Military Assessment Process

Chris Theondel

Lieutenant Colonel, US Army

3-4 Virtual

Jan 20, 2022

IAP. Contemporary Military Topics: Navy/USMC Overview: The Surface Navy-path and roles of Surface Warfare and USMC Force Design 2030 and Concept for Stand-in Forces

Chuck Anklam & Gerry Mauer

Lieutenant Colonel, US Marine Corps & Lieutenant Commander, US Navy

1:30-3 Virtual

Jan 12, 2022

IAP. Contemporary Military Topics: The Future of Army Space

Pete Atkinson

Lieutenant Colonel, US Army

12-1:30 Virtual