Lecture Series 2018

SOLD OUT 

Lecture Series and World Affairs 

The Hamilton Hall Ladies Committee is pleased to announce its 72 Season of lectures on world affairs, focusing on topics of geopolitical sensitivities and global leadership. We have an impressive line-up of speakers.  Several are returning based on popular demand and others are joining us for their first time.

hamilton-hall-lecture-seriesFebruary 1
Sung-Yoon Lee, Kim Koo-Korea Foundation Professor of Korean Studies and Assistant Professor, The Fletcher School, Tufts University
“How to Contain Kim Jong Un”

Doors open at 9:45 a.m.

Bouillon is served at 10:15 a.m. in the Lafayette Room.
Lectures begin promptly at 11:00 a.m. and conclude by noon.

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February 8
James Carroll, Author, The Cloister               
“The Nuclear Cascade from James Forrestal to Donald Trump”

Doors open at 9:45 a.m.

Bouillon is served at 10:15 a.m. in the Lafayette Room.
Lectures begin promptly at 11:00 a.m. and conclude by noon.

hamilton-hall-lecture-seriesFebruary 15
Ann Velenchik, Dean of Academic Affairs and Associate Professor of Economics, Wellesley College
“Is China the Key to Africa’s Economic Future?”

Doors open at 9:45 a.m.

Bouillon is served at 10:15 a.m. in the Lafayette Room.
Lectures begin promptly at 11:00 a.m. and conclude by noon.

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February 22  
Cathryn
Clüver Ashbrook, Executive Director of The Future of Diplomacy Project, Kennedy School, Harvard University
“Germany and Europe in a Time of American Retreat”

Doors open at 9:45 a.m.

Bouillon is served at 10:15 a.m. in the Lafayette Room.
Lectures begin promptly at 11:00 a.m. and conclude by noon.

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March 1 
Houchang Chehabi, Professor of International Relations and History, Pardee School of Global Studies, Boston University
“The New Anti-Cosmopolitanism: The Rise of Populism around the World”

Doors open at 9:45 a.m.

Bouillon is served at 10:15 a.m. in the Lafayette Room.
Lectures begin promptly at 11:00 a.m. and conclude by noon.

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March 8
Stephen M. Walt, Robert and Renee Belfer Professor of International Affairs, Kennedy School, Harvard University
“How NOT to Fix Foreign Policy: Some Reflections on Trump”|

Doors open at 9:45 a.m.

Bouillon is served at 10:15 a.m. in the Lafayette Room.
Lectures begin promptly at 11:00 a.m. and conclude by noon.

hamilton-hall-lecture-seriesMarch 15
Thomas M. Nichols, Professor of Security Affairs, S. Naval War College
“Russia vs. America: The New Cold War in Cyberspace”

Doors open at 9:45 a.m.

Bouillon is served at 10:15 a.m. in the Lafayette Room.
Lectures begin promptly at 11:00 a.m. and conclude by noon.

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March 22
Geoffrey Kemp, Director, Regional Security Programs, Center for the National Interest, Washington, D. C.
“How Serious Is the Iranian Threat?”

Doors open at 9:45 a.m.

Bouillon is served at 10:15 a.m. in the Lafayette Room.
Lectures begin promptly at 11:00 a.m. and conclude by noon.

Tickets are sold by series subscription only. 

Our 2018 season is sold out, but for information or to get on our mailing list, please contact us for future seasons.

Hamilton Hall 978-744-0805 | info@hamiltonhall.org

CANCELLATIONS DUE TO WEATHER 

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