557Dec 5, 2013
Book Discussion on Japan 1941: Countdown to Infamy
Eri Hotta, former research fellow at the National Graduate Institute for Policy Studies in Tokyo, talked about her book, Japan 1941: Countdown to Infamy, in which she examines the attack on ...
1,361Oct 17, 2013
Book Discussion on Year Zero
Ian Buruma, professor of democracy, human rights, and journalism at Bard College, talked about his book, Year Zero: A History of 1945, in which he examines the world following the end of ...
249Oct 4, 2006
Book Discussion on Murder in Amsterdam
Ian Buruma talked about his book Murder in Amsterdam: The Death of Theo van Gogh and the Limits of Tolerance, published by Penguin Press. He read excerpts from his book. Professor ...
239Apr 22, 2004
Book Discussion on Occidentalism
Ian Buruma talked about the book he co-authored with Avishai Margalit, Occidentalism: The West in the Eyes of Its Enemies, published by Penguin Books. In the book the authors examined ...
28Dec 16, 2002
Future of Iraq
Foreign policy analysts talked about the future of Iraq and governing Iraq without President Saddam Hussein. Among the topics they addressed were the current government’s intelligence ...
59Dec 6, 2001
Book Discussion on Bad Elements: Chinese Rebels
Mr. Buruma talked about his book Bad Elements: Chinese Rebels from Los Angeles to Beijing, published by Random House. The book is about Chinese pro-democracy dissidents around the ...