• 2017 Apr 05

    Reporting from China: A Conversation with New York Times Correspondent David Barboza

    4:15pm to 5:30pm


    Ash Center for Democratic Governance and Innovation, Suite 200N, 124 Mt Auburn Street, Cambridge

    Join David Barboza, New York Times reporter and 2016 Knight Visiting Nieman Fellow at Harvard's Nieman Foundation for a discussion about the challenges and opportunities of reporting from China. Prior to his selection as Knight Visiting Fellow, Barboza most recently served as Shanghai bureau chief for the Times. Ash Center Director and Daewoo Professor of International Affairs, Tony Saich, will moderate. 

    This event is cosponsored by the Fairbank Center for Chinese Studies and the Shorenstein Center on Media, Politics and Public Policy.



  • 2017 Apr 11

    The View from Hanoi: the Future of US-Vietnam Relations

    4:30pm to 6:00pm


    Wiener Auditorium, Taubman Building, HKS- 79 JFK St., Cambridge, 02138

    Join Ted Osius, U.S. Ambassador to Vietnam; Jon Finer, Institute of Politics Fellow and former Chief of Staff & Director of Policy Planning at the U.S. Department of State; and Dr. Mira Rapp-Hooper, a Senior Fellow with the Asia-Pacific Security Program at the Center for a New American Security for a discussion on Vietnam, the U.S., and the future of the Asia-Pacific region. Nicholas Burns, the Roy and Barbara Goodman Family Professor of the Practice of Diplomacy and International Relations, will moderate. 

    Cosponsors include:

  • 2017 Apr 13

    Documentary Screening: The Vietnam War

    6:00pm to 8:00pm


    Harvard Art Museums || 32 Quincy Street, Cambridge, (Tickets are Required)

    Join us for a screening and conversation with filmmakers Ken Burns and Lynn Novick as they preview their most recent film, The Vietnam War, a new 10-part, 18-hour documentary film series airing in September 2017 on PBS stations nationwide. The screening will be followed by a discussion and audience Q&A with Burns, Novick, and Thomas Vallely, the senior advisor for Mainland Southeast Asia and the former director of the Vietnam Program at the Ash Center.