CFR Fellows' Book Launch Series
October 21, 2013 – Present
The CFR Fellows’ Book Launch series highlights new books by CFR fellows. It includes a discussion with the author, cocktail reception, and book signing.
March 15, 2017
Bernard Gwertzman discusses his memoirs.
Former Visiting Fellow and Consulting Editor, Council on Foreign Relations; Former Editor, NYTimes.com
Managing Editor, Council on Foreign Relations
March 9, 2017
Joshua Kurlantzick discusses his new book, A Great Place to Have a War: America in Laos and the Birth of a Military CIA.
Senior Fellow for Southeast Asia, Council on Foreign Relations
Jeane J. Kirkpatrick Senior Fellow for National Security Studies, Council on Foreign Relations
January 30, 2017
Graeme Wood discusses The Way of the Strangers: Encounters with the Islamic State, his intimate new account of what drives the jihadi group’s true believers.
National Correspondent, Atlantic; Former Edward R. Murrow Press Fellow, Council on Foreign Relations
Peter G. Peterson Chair and Editor, Foreign Affairs
January 9, 2017
CFR President Richard Haass will discuss A World in Disarray: American Foreign Policy and the Crisis of the Old Order with David Remnick of the New Yorker.
President, Council on Foreign Relations
Editor, New Yorker
December 13, 2016
Edward Alden discusses Failure to Adjust: How Americans Got Left Behind in the Global Economy.
Bernard L. Schwartz Senior Fellow, Council on Foreign Relations
October 19, 2016
Sebastian Mallaby discusses The Man Who Knew: The Life and Times of Alan Greenspan, a new biography of former chairman of the Federal Reserve Alan Greenspan.
Paul A. Volcker Senior Fellow for International Economics, Council on Foreign Relations
October 6, 2016
Jonathan Tepperman discusses The Fix: How Nations Survive and Thrive in a World in Decline, his new book about the world's most difficult, seemingly ineradicable problems—and the surprising stories of the countries that solved them.
Managing Editor, Foreign Affairs
September 29, 2016
Kenneth Rogoff discusses the 'Curse of Cash,' his new book about phasing out most paper money to fight crime and tax evasion—and to battle financial crises by tapping the power of negative interest rates.
Senior Fellow for Economics, Council on Foreign Relations; Thomas D. Cabot Professor of Public Policy and Professor of Economics, Harvard University; Former Chief Economist, International Monetary Fund
Senior Editor, The Economist Group
June 20, 2016
Joshua Kurlantzick discusses 'State Capitalism,' his book on the rise of modern state capitalism and its impact on the global economy and international security.
June 15, 2016
John Campbell discusses 'Morning in South Africa', his new book that introduces post-apartheid South Africa to an international audience and argues that South Africa’s future is bright and that its democratic institutions will weather its current lackluster governance.
Ralph Bunche Senior Fellow for Africa Policy Studies, Council on Foreign Relations