September 23, 2008
Anne-Marie Slaughter, dean of the Woodrow Wilson School of Public and International Affairs at Princeton University, will deliver the 2008 Remarque Lecture, Americas Edge: A Global Country in a Global Century, on Thurs., Oct. 23, 6 p.m. at New York Universitys School of Law, Vanderbilt Hall, Tishman Auditorium (40 Washington Square South between Sullivan and MacDougal Sts.). The lecture is sponsored by NYUs Remarque Institute, which is directed by historian Tony Judt.
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Slaughter is a globally renowned scholar of international law, who has published widely in the U.S. and overseas; she is also a frequent contributor to The New York Times, The Washington Post, The Financial Times and The International Herald Tribune. Slaughters books include A New World Order (2004) and The Idea that Is America: Keeping Faith with Our Values in a Dangerous World (2007). She was co-director of the Princeton Project on National Security and a member of the National War Powers Commission.
EDITORS NOTE The Remarque Institute was created at New York University in 1995 under the direction of Professor Tony Judt. Its purpose is to support and promote the study and discussion of Europe and to encourage and facilitate communication between Americans and Europeans. The Institute was named after Erich Maria Remarque, whose widow, Paulette Goddard, made a bequest to New York University. For more go to: http://remarque.as.nyu.edu/
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