Europe Events

The Decline of Domestic Politics and Other Taxing Problems in Eastern Europe

October 19, 2005 // 12:00pm1:00pm
Global Europe Program
Hilary Appel, Associate Professor of Government, Claremont McKenna College

Live Webcast/Book Launch: Dogs of God: Columbus, the Inquisition, and the Defeat of the Moors

October 11, 2005 // 4:30pm5:30pm
Global Europe Program
with James B. Reston, Jr., author and Woodrow Wilson Center Senior Scholar and Commentator Everette E. Larson head of the Hispanic Reading Room, Library of Congress. Video of this event is available now.

Book Launch -- Restless Giant: The United States from Watergate to Bush vs. Gore (Oxford History of the United States, vol. 11)

September 30, 2005 // 12:00pm1:30pm
Global Europe Program
With author James T. Patterson, Ford Foundation Professor of History emeritus at Brown University; and commentators, Edward Berkowitz Professor of History and Public Policy and Public Administration, and Director of the Program in History and Public Policy, George Washington University; and Melvyn P. Leffler Edward Stettinius Professor of History, University of Virginia and Senior Fellow, U.S. Institute of Peace

Democracy, Prosperity and Regional Security: The Future of U.S. – Greece Relations

September 26, 2005 // 10:00am11:00am
Global Europe Program
Amb. Charles P. Ries, U.S. Ambassador to Greece

Book Event--Stoic Warriors: The Ancient Philosophy Behind the Military Mind

September 22, 2005 // 10:30am11:30am
Global Europe Program
with author Dr. Nancy Sherman, Professor of Philosophy, Georgetown University and Adjunct Professor of Law at the Georgetown Law School

Book Event-- Sarajevo Rose
with author Stephen Schwartz

September 20, 2005 // 2:30pm3:30pm
Global Europe Program
Author Stephen Schwartz will discuss his new book, Sarajevo Rose: A Balkan Jewish Notebook.

The International Strategy for Kosovo: A Critical Approach

September 20, 2005 // 12:00pm1:00pm
Global Europe Program
Helmut Kramer, Professor of Political Science at the University of Vienna

Reshaping the U.S. - Turkish Strategic Relationship

September 14, 2005 // 2:00pm3:30pm
Global Europe Program
Forum with Ian Lesser to discuss the launch of a new project that addresses U.S. - Turkey relations.

Poverty and the Traps of Hungary's Postcommunist Welfare Reforms

September 14, 2005 // 12:00pm1:00pm
Global Europe Program
Julia Szalai, Professor of Social Policy and Social History, Institute of Sociology, Hungarian Academy of Sciences, Budapest and Former Wilson Center Fellow

Book Launch -- The Next Superpower? The Rise of Europe and Its Challenge to the United States

September 13, 2005 // 4:00pm5:00pm
Global Europe Program
With co-author Rockwell A. Schnabel, former U.S. Ambassador to the European Union; commentators Stuart Eizenstat, Covington & Burling, former U.S. Ambassador to the European Union; and Martin Walker, UPI; and moderator Samuel Wells, Woodrow Wilson Center