Class of 2003 Session Overview

“Stimulating, challenging, engaging, and rewarding describe what the Seminar XXI experience is for the lucky participants from many government agencies.”
VADM John Cotton, USNR Chief of Naval Reserve

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Program Director and Staff

Program Director: Prof. Robert Art
Program Executive Director: Tisha Gomes Voss
Program Assistant: Theresa Chiu
Research Assistants: Jennifer Lind, Daniel Metz
Senior Advisors: Jake Stewart, Mitzi Wertheim

Session Date Participating Faculty
September 9, 2002 Introduction Amb. Thomas Pickering
September 28, 2002 Ethnic Conflict Dr. Daniel Byman, Prof. Sumit Ganguly, Prof. Chaim Kaufmann, Dr. Gerard Prunier, Dr. Shashi Tharoor, Prof. Stephen Van Evera
November 4, 2002 Religion and Politics Prof. Ian Lustick, Dr. Olivier Roy
December 7, 2002 The Persian Gulf Dr. Ken Pollack, Prof. William Quandt
January 6, 2003 Realism, Liberalism, and Europe Prof. John Mearsheimer, Prof. Andrew Moravcsik
January 31, 2003 US National Security Policy Prof. Robert Art, Prof. Victor Cha, Dr. Shai Feldman, Prof. Avery Goldstein, Dr. Andrei Kortunov, Lord John Roper, Prof. Richard Samuels, Dr. Khalil Shikaki, Prof. Stephen Walt
March 3, 2003 South Asia Prof. Stephen Cohen, Prof. Juan Cole
April 7, 2003 Terrorism and Homeland Security Prof. Daniel Byman, Prof. Bruce Hoffman
May 2, 2003 National Economies in a Globalizing World Dr. Anders Aslund, Dr. Patrick Cronin, Kimberly Elliott, Prof. Jomo Kwame Sundaram, Prof. Chappell Lawson, Prof. Kenneth Oye, Prof. Robert Rotberg, Prof. Edward Steinfeld

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2017–2018 SESSIONS

This year's sessions begin with an introduction from Dr. Kathleen Hicks and move into a range of topics that include Religion, Identity Politics and Civil Wars; Iran, Turkey, and Israel; Realism, Liberalism, and U.S.-China Relations; National Economies in a Globalized World; and more.

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