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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Between Egypt and Palestine/Israel: Middle Eastern Jews, Zionism and Israeli Society

Dr. Alon Tam, Postdoctoral Fellow of the Y&S Nazarian Center for Israel Studies, will explore...


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WEBINAR: The Impact of the Afghanistan Saga (Afghanistan and MENA: A Three-Part Series)

In this last of 3 sessions on Afghanistan and MENA, we assess and predict the...


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A Conversation with Artist Dor Guez: Archives, Narrative and Memory

On October 13, Jerusalem-born artist and scholar Dor Guez discussed his groundbreaking work - at...


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WEBINAR: The Fall of Afghanistan: A View from Washington (Afghanistan and MENA: A Three-Part Series)

In the second event of CMED's three-part Afghanistan and MENA series, experts from the Near...


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WEBINAR: What the Taliban Victory Means for the Middle East (Afghanistan and MENA: A Three-Part Series)

The Taliban victory in Afghanistan creates a variety of changes and challenges for the Middle...


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CMED Chats, Episode 5: Aaron David Miller

CMED Chats is a unique monthly series that will engage charismatic guests who are from...


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WEBINAR: Once a Mediator: Reflections on Canada's Past Role in the Middle East Peace Process

In this live event, former Canadian officials, Michael J. Molloy, Andrew Robinson, and David Viveash,...


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CMED Chats, Episode 4: Dr. Haleh Esfandiari

CMED Chats is a unique new monthly series that will engage charismatic guests who are...


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CMED CHATS, Episode 3: Mickey Bergman

CMED Chats is a unique new monthly series that will engage charismatic guests who are...


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Artist Talk by Liu Kuo-Sung: "Modernizing Ink Painting: A Personal Approach and Philosophy"

Presented as part of the 2021 UCLA-NTNU Annual Conference "Peripheral Modernism in the Global Context:...


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CMED CHATS, Episode 2: Robin Wright

CMED Chats is a unique new monthly series that will engage charismatic guests who are...


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What's News? -- Journalism in Hong Kong After 1997

Hong Kong Studies Lecture by Chris Yeung (CitizenNews) and Francis L.F. Lee (Chinese University of...


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China and the Asian World: A Contemporary History

Lecture by Prasenjit Duara, Duke University...


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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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