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The James Clarke Chace Memorial Speaker Series

The James Clarke Chace Memorial Speaker Series
The James Clarke Chace Memorial Speaker Series features leading figures in international affairs discussing topical and timely issues of global concern. Events are held approximately once a month, typically on a Thursday evening, and are open to the general public. The James Clarke Chace Speaker Series is co-sponsored by Foreign Affairs magazine.

Our Location

The James Clarke Chace Memorial Speaker Series takes place at at the BGIA office, 36 West 44th St. Suite 1011 (between 5th and 6th Ave). The Series is held in the Fall, September- December and the Spring, January- May.

Upcoming Speakers Fall 2014

Thursday, October 30, 2014

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

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.

Time: 6:15 pm – 8:00 pm
Location: Bard Globalization & International Affairs Program 36 West 44th St, #1011, NY, NY
Joe Dunn is the Charles A. Dana Professor of History and Politics, Chair of History and Politics at Converse College; author of: “I Have Done the Work”: The Times and Life of James Hutchison Kerr; Southern Women at the Millennium: A Historical Perspective on the Twentieth Century; among many others.

Contact: Rachel Meyer
Email: bgia@bard.edu
Website: http://bard.edu/bgia
Thursday, November 20, 2014

Walter Russell Mead to speak at BGIA on "Is Democracy Promotion Dead?"

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.

Time: 6:15 pm – 8:00 pm
Location: Bard Globalization & International Affairs Program 36 West 44th St, #1011, NY, NY
Walter Russell Mead is the James Clarke Chace Professor of Foreign Affairs and Humanities at Bard College and BGIA, and Editor of The American Interest.

Contact: Rachel Meyer
Email: bgia@bard.edu
Website: http://bard.edu/bgia
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.

Time: 6:15 pm – 8:00 pm
Location: Bard Globalization & International Affairs Program 36 West 44th St, #1011, NY, NY
Aaron Voloj Dessauer is a Fellow at Yale's Law School Center for Law and Philosophy  
Contact: Rachel Meyer
Email: bgia@bard.edu
Website: http://bard.edu/bgia