BGIA News and Events

James Clarke Chace Memorial Speaker Series

Our Speaker Series features leading figures in international affairs discussing topical and timely issues of global concern. Events are typically held one Thursday evening per month. The James Clarke Chace Speaker Series is co-sponsored by Foreign Affairs magazine.

BGIA Events

All events are free and open to the public.

Upcoming Events


Crisis of the Liberal Order: Leon Botstein & Walter Russell Mead

Thursday, May 11, 2017

6:00 pm – 7:30 pm
Carnegie Council for Ethics in International Affairs, 170 E 64th St., New York, NY 10065
Leon Botstein, President of Bard College, and Walter Russell Mead, Distinguished Fellow at Hudson Institute, the James Clarke Chace Professor of Foreign Affairs and Humanities at Bard College, and Editor-at-Large of The American Interest, will discuss trends in politics across the globe. What explains the resurgence of populism and the rise of political actors on the right? What are the effects on longstanding alliances, international institutions and accepted norms? Why are democratic systems creating non-democratic outcomes?

This event is part of the James Clarke Chace Memorial Speaker Series, which is supported by Foreign Affairs. It is co-sponsored and hosted by the Carnegie Council for Ethics in International Affairs.

RSVP here to attend.

Location: Carnegie Council for Ethics in International Affairs, 170 East 64th Street, New York, NY.
Contact: bgia@bard.edu 646-839-9262

Archive of Past Events

                                        

2014

Thursday, December 4, 2014

Aaron Voloj Dessauer to speak at BGIA on "Civil Liberties in the Age of the Preventive State"

This event is part of the James Clarke Chace Memorial Speaker Series, co-sponsored by Foreign Affairs. It is free and open to the public by RSVP. RSVP Here Bard Globalization & International Affairs Program 108 West 39th Street, Suite 1000-A, NY, NY 
Thursday, November 20, 2014

Walter Russell Mead at BGIA
"Is Democracy Promotion Dead?"

RSVP Here Bard Globalization & International Affairs Program 108 West 39th Street, Suite 1000-A, NY, NY 
Thursday, October 30, 2014

Joe Dunn to speak at BGIA on "The Kurds and Kurdistan Northern Iraq: A Personal Perspective"

Bard Globalization & International Affairs Program 108 West 39th Street, Suite 1000-A, NY, NY 
Thursday, September 18, 2014

François Carrel-Billiard, former French Diplomat and Associate Director of the Blinken European Institute, to speak at BGIA

Bard Globalization & International Affairs Program 108 West 39th Street, Suite 1000-A, NY, NY 
Thursday, May 8, 2014

"Thin Skinned and Short-Sighted: America's Foreign Policy Drift"

Michael Moran, Vice President, Global Risk Analysis, Control Risks Group Bard Globalization & International Affairs Program 108 West 39th Street, Suite 1000-A, NY, NY 
Thursday, April 17, 2014

Drafting an Egyptian Constitution

A talk hosted by BGIA Bard Globalization & International Affairs Program 108 West 39th Street, Suite 1000-A, NY, NY 
 
Thursday, April 3, 2014

"Merging Competing Military Forces After Civil Wars"

Bard Globalization & International Affairs Program 108 West 39th Street, Suite 1000-A, NY, NY 
 
Thursday, April 3, 2014

Merging Competing Military Forces After Civil Wars

Roy Licklider at BGIA Bard Globalization & International Affairs Program 108 West 39th Street, Suite 1000-A, NY, NY 
Thursday, March 20, 2014

Leaders at War

Elizabeth Saunders Speaks at BGIA Bard Globalization & International Affairs Program 108 West 39th Street, Suite 1000-A, NY, NY