Past Council Events
Larry Diamond, a leading contemporary scholar of democracy studies, discusses the current state of democratic progress throughout the world, and lays out strategic principles for nurturing and advancing global democracy.
Having reported from more than 140 countries on six continents for The Washington Post, the Los Angeles Times, The Sunday Times of London, The New Yorker and CBS News, Robin Wright is also the author of eight books and a joint fellow at the United States Institute of Peace and the Woodrow Wilson International Center for Scholars.
Meline Toumani's "There Was and There Was Not" is both a transformative and controversial reflection on the complex forces of ethnicity, nationality and history that shape one’s sense of self and foster, threaten or fray the fragile tapestry of community.
Trying to figure out summer travel? For the month's C.U.L.T. event, join fellow travel enthusiasts for a discussion of past travels and ideas for the future.
Named one of the “100 Leading Global Thinkers” by Foreign Policy magazine, Peter W. Singer is currently a strategist at the New America Foundation. He was the youngest Senior Fellow, at age 29, in the 95-year history of the Brookings Institution, where he was Director of the Center for 21st Century Security and Intelligence.
Join us at June Key Delta Center and meet the Pan-Africa Young Leaders - learn about the action projects, ideas and innovations they've developed to bring about positive social change and help shape modern Africa.