Dialogue Program

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Journey Into America: The Challenge of Islam

Aug 02, 2010 to Aug 08, 2010
Ambassador Akbar Ahmed is currently the Ibn Khaldun Chair of Islamic Studies, American University in Washington DC, the First Distinguished Chair of Middle East and Islamic Studies at the US Naval Academy, Annapolis, and a Nonresident Senior Fellow at the Brookings Institution. Previously he served as Pakistan's High Commissioner to the United Kingdom.

Wilson Spotlight: How Iranians Democratized Media

Jul 26, 2010 to Aug 01, 2010
Haleh Esfandiari is director of the Middle East Program at the Woodrow Wilson Center. She has recently been involved in a media tour, promoting her new book My Prison, My Home, which tells the story of her 2007 detainment in Iran as a political prisoner. Davar Iran Ardalan is a civic journalist and public broadcasting veteran. She's been a leader in new media innovation. Most recently, she was in charge of Weekend Edition at NPR News, and prior to that, worked on Morning Edition.

A Retrospective: Remembering George Liston Seay

Jul 26, 2010 to Aug 01, 2010
Haleh Esfandiari, Steve Lagerfeld, Cindy Arnson, Robert Litwak.

A Citizens' Summit Revisited

Jul 19, 2010 to Jul 25, 2010
Phil Donahue is a multiple Emmy Award-winning American television pioneer. His program, The Phil Donahue Show, had a 26-year run on national television and spawned the modern talk show genre. More recently, he hosted an MSNBC program in 2002 and 2003, and he is executive producer and co-director of the documentary, Body of War. Vladimir Pozner is also an award winning television host with multiple Soviet, Russian, and American trophies recognizing his work. He is currently the host of the Russian interview program, Pozner. Previously, he served as president of the Russian Academy of Television, and is the author of the 1990 best-seller, Parting with Illusions, and Mr. Pozner joins us from Moscow.

Rebuilding Haiti: Talk Versus Action

Jul 19, 2010 to Jul 25, 2010
Donna Leinwand is a reporter for the nation's top-selling newspaper, USA Today. She's been with the paper since 2000, covering legal issues, major crimes, the Justice Department, terrorism, and natural disasters. She is also a past president of the National Press Club. Sheri Fink is a senior fellow with the Harvard Humanitarian Initiative, a staff reporter for Pro Publica, and is a public policy scholar at the Wilson Center. She was awarded a 2010 Pulitzer Prize for her investigative piece on doctors at a hospital cut off by Hurricane Katrina flood waters.

The Quarterly Report: The Entrepreneurial Edge

Jul 12, 2010 to Jul 18, 2010
Steve Lagerfeld, editor of the Wilson Center's flagship publication The Wilson Quarterly. Yasheng Huang, professor of international management and holds an International Program Professorship in Chinese Economy and Business at MIT Sloan School of Management.

Health Care and the Federal Budget

Jul 12, 2010 to Jul 18, 2010
Jim Landers is a Washington correspondent for the Dallas Morning News. He also writes The World View column for the paper's business news section. Additionally, he's a member of the Association of Health Care Journalists. Marc Goldwein serves as policy director at the Committee for a Responsible Federal Budget and as a senior policy analyst at the New America Foundation. Marc is also a senior consultant to The World Bank and a visiting scholar at the Institute for Governmental Studies at UC Berkeley.

Enduring Traditions, Emerging Challenges: Law in the 21st Century

Jun 28, 2010 to Jul 04, 2010
Carolyn Lamm is an international arbitration, litigation, and trade lawyer. She is also president of the American Bar Association and is past president of the District of Columbia Bar Association. Beth Simone Noveck is the United States deputy chief technology officer and director of the White House Open Government Initiative. She is on leave as professor of law and director of the Institute for Information Law and Policy at New York Law School.

The Plundered Planet

Jun 28, 2010 to Jul 04, 2010
Paul Collier is professor of economics and director of the Center for the Study of African Economies at Oxford University. Formerly, he served as director of development research at the World Bank. He is the author of several books, including the award-winning The Bottom Billion.

Pakistan's Population Challenge

Jun 21, 2010 to Jun 27, 2010
Michael Kugelman is program associate with the Wilson Center's Asia Program. Much of his recent research and programming focus has involved demographics in Pakistan. He is a regular contributor to Dawn, one of Pakistan's major English language newspapers. Zeba Sathar is Pakistan country director at the Population Council in Islamabad. Prior to joining the council, she was chief of research in demography at the Pakistan Institute of Development Economics and a consultant with the World Bank. Mehtab Karim is a distinguished senior fellow and affiliated professor with the School of Public Policy at George Mason University. Additionally, he is a senior research fellow at the Pew Research Center's Forum on Religion and Public Life, specializing in global Muslim demographics. Previously, he was a professor of demography at Aga Khan University in Karachi.


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John Milewski
John Milewski is managing editor and host of Dialogue at the Wilson Center. The program can be seen Sundays at 10:30 AM on the MHz network's Worldview channel.  more