Events

NOV. 21:
Robbie Corey-Boulet book launch in DC

  • November 22, 2019
  • ICWA Staff

The Institute of Current World Affairs hosted a discussion on November 21 of Robbie Corey-Boulet's new book Love Falls on Us: A Story of American Ideas and African LGBT Lives with Neela Ghoshal at the Carnegie Endowment for International Peace building in Washington, D.C.

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DEC. 5:
Karina Piser at the Alliance Française

  • November 20, 2019
  • ICWA Staff

Please join us at the Alliance Française in Washington for Karina Piser's discussion about French identity politics, in which Karina will report about her two-year ICWA fellowship in France (2017-19) exploring government initiatives to promote the state policy of secularism and Muslim integration.

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DEC. 5:
ICWA semi-annual dinner in DC

  • November 7, 2019
  • ICWA Staff

Please mark your calendars for our semi-annual dinner in Washington on Thursday, December 5th from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m. at the Cosmos Club, 2121 Massachusetts Ave., NW. Keynote speaker Fabrice Houdart—ICWA trustee and UN human rights officer—will discuss historic xenophobia in France in the context of current anti-immigrant sentiments. Earlier in the day, returning fellow Karina Piser (France,

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NOV. 8:
Karina Piser on French identity politics

  • October 10, 2019
  • ICWA Staff

France’s law on secularism has been weaponized against Muslims in the country, newly returned Paris fellow Karina Piser told an ICWA gathering at the Microsoft flagship store in New York on Friday, November 8. She was speaking about identity politics in France at the end of her two-year fellowship. Her research explored government initiatives to

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UPCOMING:
Karina Piser in New York

  • October 5, 2019
  • ICWA Staff

Please join us in New York to hear returning ICWA fellow Karina Piser talk about identity politics in France, at the Microsoft flagship store from 5:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. Friday, November 8. Karina’s fellowship has explored government initiatives to promote French secularism and social cohesion in the aftermath of the 2015 and 2016 terrorist

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BOOK TALK:
1968 Soviet invasion of Czechoslovakia

  • September 30, 2019
  • ICWA Staff

Author Josef Pazderka joined ICWA executive director Gregory Feifer in Washington on Oct. 3 to discuss the seminal Cold War event.

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VIDEO: Marvin Kalb asks whether Americans care

  • June 21, 2019
  • ICWA Staff

Keynote remarks at ICWA's semi-annual dinner in Washington.

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EVENT: The state of foreign news reporting

  • June 18, 2019
  • ICWA Staff

ICWA fellows discuss journalism in the Trump era.

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VIDEO: Political settlement possible in Afghanistan

  • February 27, 2019
  • ICWA Staff

Former leading diplomats debate the country's future at an ICWA panel discussion.

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EVENT Feb. 22: US withdrawal from Afghanistan: is peace possible?

  • February 5, 2019
  • ICWA Staff

A panel discussion on peace and security post-2019.

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