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Hicham Alaoui
It is worth asking this question because many people, including many Arabs, no longer think so. During 2011-12, the Arab Spring burst into the Middle East political scene like a shock of adrenaline...
Thomas Graham
On April 6, 2016, the MacMillan Center hosted a roundtable discussion at Whitney Humanities Center with four Eastern European ambassadors to the United Nations: Ambassador Yuriy Sergeyev, Former...
Advanced Arabic Literary Reader
Advanced Arabic Literary Reader is a truly representative collection of literary extracts from across the Arabic-speaking world. Extracts from each country in the Arab world have been carefully...
Joe Gladstone
Money really can buy happiness when spending fits our personality, finds a pioneering “big data” study by Yale University Fox International Fellow and academics at the University of Cambridge based...
Roméo Dallaire
On April 6, the 22nd anniversary of the plane crash that triggered the three-month genocide in Rwanda in 1994, Lt. Gen. Roméo Dallaire (ret.) delivered the Yale Genocide Studies Program Charles E....
Jean Charest, former Premier of Quebec (2003-12)
On March 31, 2016, the MacMillan Center, Research Support Program on Intergovernmental Affairs and Québec Identity, and Québec/United States University Grant Program jointly sponsored a Symposium on...
Marijeta Bozovic
Nabokov’s translation of Pushkin’s Eugene Onegin (1964) and its accompanying Commentary, along with Ada, or Ardor (1969), his densely allusive late English language novel, have appeared...
Baroness Emma Nicholson
Baroness Emma Nicholson, member of the House of Lords and the Executive Chairman of the AMAR International Charitable Foundation, recently gave the keynote address at the Migration and Human Safety...
April 27 marks the tenth anniversary of the naming of the Whitney and Betty MacMillan Center for International and Area Studies at Yale. To celebrate its decade-long global engagement, more than...
Lieutenant-General Romeo Dallaire
The Genocide Studies Program at the Whitney and Betty MacMillan Center for International and Area Studies at Yale has been awarded funding from the Charles E. Scheidt Family Foundation. “...
Maria Kaliambou
This innovative reader offers both students and teachers of Modern Greek the pedagogical tools to utilize richly textured folktale material in a language class. Students can develop their linguistic...
Photo caption: front row, third from left, Ian Shapiro; behind him is Kofi Annan; Christopher Udry is in the back row, upper left corner.
University of Ghana conferred honorary degrees upon Yale Professors Ian Shapiro and Christopher Udry at a special congregation led by Kofi Annan, former Secretary-General of the United Nations, on...