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Sandra Fahy 11/11

States, Lies and Video: A Century of States Using Video to Deny Human Rights Abuses

November 11, 2021 | 12:15 - 1:30 pm | Zoom Webinar

On Thursday, November 11, the Asia Policy Program, Strauss Center, and Clements Center for National Security will host Sandra Fahy, Associate Professor in International and Global Studies with the Kroeger School of Public Affairs at Carleton…

Benjamin Young book talk 10/27

Guns, Guerillas, and the Great Leader: North Korea and the Third World

October 27, 2021 | 12:15 - 1:30 pm | Zoom Webinar

On Wednesday, October 27, the Asia Policy Program at the Strauss and Clements Centers are pleased to welcome Benjamin Young, Assistant Professor of Homeland Security and Emergency Preparedness in the Wilder School of Government and…

Negotiating the Next Nuclear Treaty: Can China Be Brought To the Table? Can Russia Be Kept At the Table?

October 26, 2021 | 12:15 - 1:30 pm | TBD - In Person / Zoom

On Tuesday, October 26, the Strauss Center will welcome Rose Gottemoeller, Frank E. and Arthur W. Payne Distinguished Lecturer at Stanford University’s Freeman Spogli Institute for International Studies and its Center for International Security and Cooperation. Rose Gottemoeller’s talk…

From the Iranian Revolution to the Kabul Withdrawal

October 20, 2021 | 12:15 - 1:30 pm | Zoom Webinar

On Wednesday, October 20, the Strauss Center will welcome Kim Ghattas, journalist, author, and analyst with more than twenty years of experience in print and broadcast media, covering the Middle East, international affairs, and US…

Amy Liu book

Book Talk—The Language of Political Incorporation: Chinese Migrants in Europe with Amy Liu

October 8, 2021 | 12:00 - 1:30 pm | TBD - In person / Zoom

On Friday, October 8, the Asia Policy Program at the Strauss and Clements Centers and the Center for East Asian Studies are pleased to co-sponsor a talk with Associate Professor Amy Liu, Associate Professor in…

Haas Event 10/7

Is Coexistence Possible Amidst Intensifying Rivalry? Charting a Path For the Future of U.S.-China Relations

October 7, 2021 | 12:15 - 1:30 pm | TBD, In Person

On Thursday, October 7, the Asia Policy Program at the Strauss and Clements Centers is pleased to welcome Ryan Hass, author of Stronger: Adapting America’s China Strategy in an Age of Competitive Interdependence, for a talk…

Shapira Event 9/30

Israeli Intelligence – Balancing Conservatism and Innovation

September 30, 2021 | 5:30 - 7:00 pm | LBJ Plaza, LBJ School of Public Affairs

On Thursday, September 30, The University of Texas at Austin’s Intelligence Studies Project, Strauss Center, and Clements Center for National Security will host Colonel (Ret.) Itai Shapira, Former Deputy Head of Analysis, Israeli Defense Intelligence, for a public lecture on culture and…

Christina Morillo Talk 9/27

Cybersecurity is Only Partly Cloudy

September 27, 2021 | 12:15 - 1:15 pm | Zoom Webinar

On Monday, September 27, the Strauss Center is pleased to welcome, as part of its cybersecurity series “Tales From the Cybersecurity Front,” Christina Morillo, for a virtual talk on “Cybersecurity is Only Partly Cloudy.” With…

Middle Eastern Studies Event 9/23

Roundtable on Israel and Palestine

September 23, 2021 | 3:00 - 4:30 pm | Zoom

On Thursday, September 23, UT Austin’s Middle Eastern Studies will be leading a virtual roundtable on Israel and Palestine. May 2021 saw the worst flareup of violence in years in Israel and Palestine. In its aftermath, anger…

Actively Cleaning Outer Space

September 21, 2021 | 12:15 - 1:30 pm | LBJ Plaza, LBJ School of Public Affairs

On Tuesday, September 21, the Strauss Center will welcome Charity Weeden, Vice President of Global Space Policy and Government Relations at Astroscale, to discuss “Actively Cleaning Outer Space: A Need for Predictability and Transparency of…