The UCLA International Institute and its 25 centers and programs run a busy public events program that spans lectures, symposia, panel discussions, book talks, conferences and artistic events. Our centers and programs continue to organize public events during the novel coronavirus pandemic via remote communications technologies. Podcasts and videos of past events going back several years can be found on these pages.

Videos

Videos from throughout the Institute and member centers. To date we have published over 226 videos.


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The Absolutely Indispensable Man: Ralph Bunche, the United Nations, and the Fight to End Empire

A book talk with Kal Raustiala, Burkle Center Director and Prof. of Law, UCLA...


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What Russia's Defeats in Ukraine Reveal about Why Russia Made War

Recording of CERS webinar with Richard Anderson, Professor Emeritus of Political Science, UCLA; and Michael...


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Dissent in Disruptive Times: W.E.B. Du Bois and the Rise (and Fall) of the American Empire

A discussion with Zachariah Mampilly, Marxe Endowed Chair of International Affairs, CUNY...


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Concrete Boxes: The Multiple Marginalizations of Mizrahi Women in Israel

In the first event of the UCLA Nazarian Center's "Women on the Margins in Israel"...


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The Wretched of France: The 1983 March for Equality and Against Racism

Book talk by Abdellali Hajjat, Associate Professor of Sociology at the Université libre de Bruxelles...


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We Are Not One: A History of America's Fight Over Israel

The third event in a three-part lecture series on the relationship between the United States...


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Chip War: The Fight for the World's Most Critical Technology

A book talk with Chris Miller, Assoc. Professor of International History, Fletcher School, Tufts University...


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Reflections on the 75th Anniversary of the U.N. Vote to Partition Palestine

The UCLA Y&S Nazarian Center for Israel Studies and the Center for Israel Studies at...


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Smashing the Liquor Machine: A Global History of Prohibition

A book talk with Mark Schrad, Professor of Political Science, Villanova University...


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2022 UCLA Global Conversation "Global Challenges, Local Responses"

Diplomats from Australia, Egypt, France, Mexico and Romania speak as part of campus's International Education...


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Sanctions: What Everyone Needs to Know

A book talk with Bruce Jentleson, Professor of Public Policy and Political Science, Duke University...


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Analyzing Israel's 2022 Election Results

Following Israel's general election, Israeli public opinion expert and strategic consultant, Dahlia Scheindlin, and Director...


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Can Russia be Brought to Justice for War Crimes in Ukraine?

In-person/Webinar: An event featuring experts in human rights law and Russia...


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WEBINAR: #WomenLifeFreedom: The Iranian Protest Movement

Our panel of experts investigates the current Iranian protest movement and its origins. Discussion followed...


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The Arc of a Covenant: The United States, Israel, and the Fate of the Jewish People

On October 27th, 2022, the UCLA Nazarian Center hosted its third Harry C. Sigman Distinguished...


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Podcasts

The Institute and our affiliated centers and programs record selected lectures and make them available to the public. To date we have published 812 podcasts.


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