Tue, Oct 09, 2012
9:30 AM - 11:00 AM

CPRF[INVITATION] Tuesday 9 October - The Global Power of Talk: Lessons of Diplomacy and Negotiation

The Global Power of Talk:

Lessons of Diplomacy and Negotiation

Tuesday, October 9th from 9:30am to 11:00am
Kenney Auditorium
Johns Hopkins SAIS
1740 Massachusetts Ave. NW
Washington D.C. 20036

The Forum will draw from the new book by I William Zartman and Fen Osler Hampson, which lays out the different ways Talk can be used to accomplish foreign policy purposes that military might can never reach.  It identifies 14 forms of negotiation and then applies them to current situations where diplomacy is needed. The discussants will help develop the theme and reflect on lessons learned in the field of diplomacy and negotiation. In the current juncture of events, the global power of talk is more needed to be deployed than ever before.

Speakers:
Chester A. Crocker
James R. Schlesinger Professor, Strategic Studies, Georgetown University’s Walsh School of Foreign Service

Fen Osler Hampson
Distinguished Fellow and Director of Global Security, Centre for International Governance Innovation 

David E. Sanger
Chief Washington Correspondent, The New York Times

I. William Zartman, Ph.D.
Professor Emeritus, John Hopkins University Paul H. Nitze School of Advanced International Studies

Moderator:
Paul B. Stares
Director, Council on Foreign Relations Center for Preventive Action

Event Location

Kenney Auditorium Johns Hopkins SAIS
1740 Massachusetts Ave. NW
Washington D.C.,  20036


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