Upcoming Events

Central Asia in Transition Lecture by Edmund Herzig, University of Oxford
Tuesday, April 25, 2017
12:00 PM - 1:30 PM
10383 Bunche Hall

A public lecture by Anne Garreta, Duke University, Romance Studies.
Tuesday, April 25, 2017
4:30 PM
236 Royce Hall

Film festival screenings April 27 - May 4 at the Laemmle Music Hall, Writers Guild Theater, and Goethe-Institut Los Angeles. Cosponsored by CERS.
Thursday, April 27, 2017

Goethe-Institut Los Angeles

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Recent News & Announcements

Events in Europe

Thursday, March 23, 2017

Dominic Thomas, chair of the UCLA Department of French & Francophone Studies, is interviewed on CNN International about the launch of Brexit. See earlier interviews on the 60th anniversary of the EU, terrorist attack outside the U.K. parliament and the French elections after the first French presidential debate: here and here.

Dutch elections and Erdogan's referendum

Tuesday, March 14, 2017

March 15, 2017. UCLA's Dominic Thomas is interviewed by CNN from Amsterdam on the Dutch election results. See also interview with Cyril Vanier on the rfit between The Netherlands and Turkey and its relation to elections in both countries (03/13/17). A related interview with CNN's John Vause can be found here, which includes a discussion of European elections and NATO issues (03/13/17).

Chances of the far right in French elections

Wednesday, January 18, 2017

January 23, 2017. Dominic Thomas discusses the French election and the impact of the far on on CGTN, a 24-hour English news channel of China Central Television, . See another interview, this one on CNN, regarding the future of transatlantic relations.

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