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Miller Center National Fellowship Conference: Spring 2011

The University of Virginia's Miller Center of Public Affairs will host the 2011-12 Miller Center National Fellowship Conference, on Thursday, May 12 & Friday, May 13 at the Miller Center in Charlottesville, Va.

Click to download a full agenda (PDF), or to view recent colloquia by conference participants.

Conference Video

Thursday, May 12, 2011

Downloadable Content

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Reconfiguring the State Abroad and at Home


Moderator:
Risa Goluboff,
University of Virginia, School of Law

 


Fellow:
Katherine Unterman,
Yale University


Mentor:
Lisa Cobbs Hoffman,
San Diego State University

Nowhere to Hide:
International Rendition and American Power

 


Fellow:
Quinn Mulroy,
Columbia University


Mentor:
Dan Carpenter,
Harvard University

Private Litigation, Public Policy Enforcement:
The Regulatory Power of Private Litigation and the American Bureaucracy

 

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Remaking Community in Post-World War II America


Moderator:
Guian McKee,
University of Virginia

 


Fellow:
Francesca Ammon,
Yale University


Mentor:
Edmund Russell,
University of Virginia

Waging War on the Landscape:
Demolition and Clearance in Postwar America

 


Fellow:
Merlin Chowkwanyun,
University of Pennsylvania


Mentor:
Nancy Langston,
University of Wisconsin

The Dilemmas of ‘Community Health’: 1945-2000

 

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Balancing Secrecy and Transparency in American Foreign Relations:
Perspectives on the Wikileaks Phenomenon


Seth Center,
Office of the Historian, Department of State


P. J. Crowley,
Former Assistant Secretary of State for Public Affairs


Siva Vaidhyanathan,
University of Virginia

 

Friday, May 13, 2011

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Welcome Remarks: Gerald L. Baliles, Director

Prestige and Leadership in International Relations


Moderator:
Marc Selverstone,
University of Virginia

 


Fellow:
Jonathan Renshon,
Harvard University


Mentor:
William Wohlforth,
Dartmouth College

Fighting for Status:
Prestige Motivations and Conflict in World Politics

 


Fellow:
James G. Wilson,
University of Virginia


Mentor:
Jeremi Suri,
University of Wisconsin

Bolts from the Blue:
The United States, the Soviet Union, and the End of the Cold War

 

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Manuscript Review
Ira Katznelson, Fear Itself: New Deal Democracy in a Southern Cage (Forthcoming: Norton, 2012)


Moderator:
Brian Balogh,
University of Virginia


Ira Katznelson,
Columbia University


David Kennedy,
Stanford University


Daryl Michael Scott,
Howard University


Richard Valelly,
Swarthmore College

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Imposing Order: Great Power Preferences & the International System


Moderator:
Will Hitchcock,
University of Virginia

 


Fellow:
Sarah S. Bush,
Princeton University


Mentor:
Miles Kahler,
University of California, San Diego

The Democracy Establishment

 


Fellow:
Kyle Lascurettes,
University of Virginia


Mentor:
John Ikenberry,
Princeton University

Orders of Exclusion:
The Strategic Sources of International Orders and Great Power Ordering Preferences