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A Conversation with Oppenheimer Biographer Kai Bird Thumbnail
Monday, March 4, 2024 5:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Horchow Hall
A Conversation with Oppenheimer Biographer Kai Bird
Please join International Security Studies for a conversation with Kai Bird, Pulitzer Prize-winning biographer and journalist, and Beverly Gage, John Lewis Gaddis Professor of History. The conversation will be moderated by David Engerman, Leitner International Interdisciplinary Professor of History and Global Affairs. Kai Bird is a biographer and journalist. He won …
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ISS Colloquium with Ana Calderón Thumbnail
Tuesday, March 5, 2024 11:45 AM - 1:00 PM
46 Hillhouse
ISS Colloquium with Ana Calderón
Join International Security Studies for a presentation by Ana Calderón. A PhD candidate in the Yale History Department, Calderón will present “From Import Substitution to Privatization: The Origins of the Colonial War on Poverty.” This chapter examines the role of Boston consultancy firm, Arthur D. Little, Inc. (ADL) in shaping …
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The Deadly Side of AI Thumbnail
Tuesday, March 5, 2024 4:30 PM - 5:30 PM
Horchow Hall
The Deadly Side of AI
Join the Schmidt Program on AI, Emerging Technologies, and National Power for an engaging talk featuring Missy Cummings, a pioneer in aviation and expert in human-machine teaming and autonomous vehicle policy. Drawing from her extensive experience including one of the nation’s inaugural fighter pilots, Missy will explore the evolving landscape …
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Wednesday, March 6, 2024 5:00 PM - 6:15 PM
46 Hillhouse
ISS Book Series: Julia Irwin
International Security Studies continues its spring book series with a discussion of Julia Irwin’s Catastrophic Diplomacy: US Foreign Disaster Assistance in the American Century (UNC Press). Spanning over seventy years, from the dawn of the twentieth century to the mid-1970s, Catastrophic Diplomacy examines how the US government, US military, and …
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ISS Book Series: Alvita Akiboh Thumbnail
Wednesday, March 27, 2024 5:00 PM - 6:15 PM
46 Hillhouse
ISS Book Series: Alvita Akiboh
International Security Studies welcomes Yale historian Alvita Akiboh for a discussion of her new book, Imperial Material: National Symbols in the US Colonial Empire (University of Chicago Press). Imperial Material tells the story of how objects laden with US national symbols—flags, money, and postage stamps—became an arena in which contests …
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ISS Colloquium with Ted Bromund and Sandra Grossman Thumbnail
Tuesday, April 2, 2024 11:45 AM - 1:00 PM
46 Hillhouse
ISS Colloquium with Ted Bromund and Sandra Grossman
Join International Security Studies for a special colloquium event with Ted Bromund and Sandra Grossman: Fighting INTERPOL Abuse – How to Make a Career, and a Difference, by Understanding International Organizations. INTERPOL is a widely misunderstood international organization, whose famous Red Notices are often abused by autocratic nations such as …
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Joint IR Workshop/ISS Colloquium with Scott Sagan Thumbnail
Wednesday, April 10, 2024 12:00 PM - 1:20 PM
Rosenkranz Hall
Joint IR Workshop/ISS Colloquium with Scott Sagan
International Security Studies and its Nuclear Security Program will co-host this week’s colloquium with the Macmillan International Relations Seminar. Scott Sagan will present “Atomic Arguments and Counter-Arguments: How Exposure to Conflicting Information Influences Public Support for the Use of Nuclear Weapons.” Sagan is co-Director and Senior Fellow at the Center …
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ISS Book Series: Michael De Groot Thumbnail
Thursday, April 11, 2024 5:00 PM - 6:15 PM
Horchow Hall
ISS Book Series: Michael De Groot
International Security Studies concludes the spring 2024 book series with a discussion of Michael De Groot’s Disruption: The Global Economic Shocks of the 1970s and the End of the Cold War (Cornell University Press). De Groot argues that the global economic upheaval of the 1970s was decisive in ending the …
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ISS Colloquium with Dante LaRiccia Thumbnail
Tuesday, April 16, 2024 11:45 AM - 1:00 PM
46 Hillhouse
ISS Colloquium with Dante LaRiccia
Join International Security Studies for a colloquium with Dante LaRiccia. A PhD candidate in Yale’s History department, LaRiccia will present “Oil, Empire, and Anti-Colonial Environmentalism: A Tale of Two Superports.” This article explores the convergence of and conflicts between colonial development, national energy security interests, and anti-colonial environmentalism around two …
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ISS Colloquium with Goitom Gebreluel Thumbnail
Tuesday, April 23, 2024 11:45 AM - 1:00 PM
46 Hillhouse
ISS Colloquium with Goitom Gebreluel
International Security Studies continues its Spring 2024 Colloquium Series with a presentation by Goitom Gebreluel, a Henry Chauncey ’57 Postdoctoral Fellow in the Brady-Johnson Program in Grand Strategy. He will present “Nationalist Ideology and Alliance Politics in Africa.” This paper conducts a comparative analysis of alliances forged between governments and …
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ISS Colloquium with Michael Brenes Thumbnail
Tuesday, April 30, 2024 11:45 AM - 1:00 PM
46 Hillhouse
ISS Colloquium with Michael Brenes
International Security Studies concludes its Spring 2024 Colloquium Series with a presentation by Michael Brenes, co-Director of the Brady-Johnson Program in Grand Strategy and Lecturer in History. A historian of twentieth century U.S. foreign policy, Brenes has published his scholarly research in several academic journals and contributed numerous essays to …
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