The lecturer will be Yong-Chool Ha, the Korea Foundation Professor at the UW, and emeritus professor at Seoul National University.
“Patriotism vs. Nationalism: When should we be concerned?” a public lecture by Carol Swain, professor of political science and law at Vanderbilt University, will be hosted by the Foley Institute, 4:30 p.m. Tuesday, April 18, in CUE 203.
By Adriana Aumen, College of Arts & Sciences
PULLMAN, Wash. – A “proud and unapologetic capitalist” and member of the 1 percent, Nick Hanauer will bring his searing view of U.S. economic policies to Pullman and Spokane, Wash., on Oct. 2 in two free, public presentations of Washington State University’s Thomas S. Foley Distinguished Lecture.
Internationally acclaimed Harvard University professor Susan Pharr will speak on the rise of civil society in Japan and other Asian nations at Washington State University on Sept 20. She will be the inaugural speaker for a new lecture series sponsored by the Thomas Foley Institute for Public Policy and Public Service and the International Christian University of Tokyo, Japan.One of the world’s foremost experts on Japanese politics and the social basis for democracy in East Asia, Pharr is the former Japan Chair at the Center for Strategic and International Studies in Washington, D.C. and was a professor of political science at the University of Wisconsin-Madison … » More …