Educators

August 18, 2008

In this issue:

CFR Academic Conference Call Series: Fall 2008

The Council on Foreign Relations (CFR) invites you and your students to participate in its biweekly Academic Conference Call Series. Each call features a short presentation by a CFR expert or Foreign Affairs author, followed by a question-and-answer session for students. In order to encourage an interactive dialogue, we ask that professors convene students in a group to participate. For more information or to RSVP, please email educators@cfr.org.


How to Leave a Stable Iraq

Thursday, September 18, 12:00 to 1:00 p.m. (ET)

Speaker: STEPHEN BIDDLE, Senior Fellow for Defense Policy, CFR; Coauthor, "How to Leave a Stable Iraq," Foreign Affairs, September/October 2008


America Between the Wars

Thursday, October 2, 12:00 to 1:00 p.m. (ET)

Speakers: JAMES M. GOLDGEIER, Whitney Shepardson Senior Fellow for Transatlantic Relations, CFR; Coauthor, America Between the Wars: From 11/9 to 9/11

DEREK CHOLLET, Senior Fellow, Center for a New American Security; Coauthor, America Between the Wars: From 11/9 to 9/11


U.S. Foreign Policy in the Next Administration: A Follow-Up to the Presidential Debate

Thursday, October 16, 1:00 to 2:00 p.m. (ET)
*Please note the special time for this call

Speaker: GIDEON ROSE, Managing Editor, Foreign Affairs


The New U.S. President: Election Results and Priorities Ahead

Thursday, November 6, 12:00 to 1:00 p.m. (ET)

Speaker: PETER BEINART, Senior Fellow for U.S. Foreign Policy, CFR; Editor At Large, New Republic


The Forgotten Man: A New History of the Great Depression

Thursday, November 20, 12:00 to 1:00 p.m. (ET)

Speaker: AMITY SHLAES, Senior Fellow for Economic History, CFR; Author, The Forgotten Man: A New History of the Great Depression


The Closing of the American Border

Thursday, December 4, 12:00 to 1:00 p.m. (ET)

Speaker: EDWARD ALDEN, Bernard L. Schwartz Senior Fellow, CFR; Author, The Closing of the American Border: Terrorism, Immigration, and Security Since 9/11