Past Speakers

Thomas MacAdams Deford

Thomas MacAdams Deford, President, Mid-Coast Forum on Foreign Relations

Amy Hawthorne

Amy Hawthorne, Associate in Democracy and the Rule of Law Project at The Carnegie Endowment for International Peace and a Specialist in Arab Politics

Geoffrey Bindman

Geoffrey Bindman, British Lawyer Specializing in Civil Liberty and Human Rights Issues: Visiting Professor of Law at University College, London

Omar Sheikhmous

Omar Sheikhmous, Senior Editor, Kurdish Service,
VOA, Lecturer and Researcher at Stockholm University, Sweden

Matthew Kahane

Matthew Kahane, Resident Representative, United
Nations Development Program in Tajikistan

John Buell

John Buell, Political Econmoist, Columnist for
the Bangor Daily News

Kwangchool Lee

Kwangchool Lee, Korean Broadcasting System,
Washington, D.C. Nieman Fellow 1999-2000)

Nieman Fellows Weekend

Nieman Fellows Weekend: Journalists from
Bulgaria, China, Israel, Guatemala, Canada, Rwanda, Mexico, Denmark, Zimbabwe, Korea, South Africa, Sri Lanka

Derk Kinnane-Roelofsma

Derk Kinnane-Roelofsma, Writer/Editor at UPI

Francesco Duina

Francesco Duina, Assistant Professor, Department
of Sociology, Bates College

Patrice Franko

Patrice Franko, Professor of Economics and
International Studies, Colby College

Patrice Franko

Patrice Franko, Professor of Economics and International Studies, Colby College

Frank Langfitt

Frank Langfitt, Former Beijing Bureau Chief for the Baltimore Sun (Nieman Fellow)

Upcoming Speakers

  • Monday, December 18, 2017
    Stephen Harder
    Topic: A China/US Partnership
  • Monday, January 15, 2018
    Kerry Emanuel
    Topic: Hurricanes!
  • Monday, February 5, 2018
    Trudy Rubin
    Topic: Are we headed for the next Middle East War?: The end of ISIS, the rise of Iran, and the murky future of Syria and Iraq.
  • Monday, March 5, 2018
    Dominic Tierney
    Topic: Why America Needs an Enemy
  • Monday, April 2, 2017
    Dimitri Simes
    Topic: The Cost of Ignoring Russia
  • Monday, May 14, 2018
    Chris Miller
    Topic: Putonomics: Power and Money in Resurgent Russia
  • Monday, June 18, 2018
    Sarah Mendelson
    Topic: Combating Human Trafficking 2.0

Past Speakers