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1995 - 1999


1995

Empires Don't Die Quietly: Bosnia, Georgia, Chechnya and Beyond (Phi Beta Kappa Visiting Scholar Lecture, Wabash College, Crawfordsville, Indiana, January 26, 1995)

Humanitarian Intervention: Why? When? How? (Phi Beta Kappa Visiting Scholar Public Lecture, Wabash College, Crawfordsville, Indiana, January 26, 1995)

Empires Don't Die Quietly: Bosnia, Georgia, Chechnya and Beyond (Phi Beta Kappa Visiting Scholar Lecture, Augustana College, Rock Island, Illinois, February 9, 1995)

Beyond Rio: The Challenge Ahead (Phi Beta Kappa Visiting Scholar Lecture, Augustana College, Rock Island, Illinois, February 9, 1995)

Humanitarian Intervention: Why? When? How? (Phi Beta Kappa Visiting Scholar Public Lecture, Augustana College, Rock Island, Illinois, February 9, 1995)

Universal Human Rights Versus Cultural Relativism: Did Michael Faye Deserve To Be Caned (Phi Beta Kappa Visiting Scholar Lecture, Augustana College, Rock Island, Illinois, February 10, 1995)

Empires Don't Die Quietly: Bosnia, Georgia, Chechnya and Beyond (Phi Beta Kappa Visiting Scholar Faculty Forum, Augustana College, Rock Island, Illinois, February 10, 1995)

Empires Don't Die Quietly: Bosnia, Georgia, Chechnya and Beyond (Phi Beta Kappa Visiting Scholar Lecture, Center for Russian Studies, Stetson University, DeLand, Florida, February 16,1995)

Beyond Rio: The Challenge Ahead (Phi Beta Kappa Visiting Scholar Lecture, Stetson University, DeLand, Florida, February 16, 1995)

Humanitarian Intervention: Why? When? How? (Phi Beta Kappa Visiting Scholar Public Lecture, Stetson University, DeLand, Florida, February 16, 1995)

International Law and the Building of a Just World Order (Phi Beta Kappa Visiting Scholar Lecture, Stetson University, DeLand, Florida, February 17, 1995)

Georgia on Our Minds: The Difficult Road to freedom for this Ex-Soviet Republic (NPR Radio Broadcast Address, Iowa City Foreign Relations Council, Iowa City, IA, March 10, 1995)

Human Rights and Global Transformation (Keynote Address, Annual Political Geography Conference of the Association of American Geographers on "The Social Consequences of Political and Economic Transformations," Program for International Development and the Center for International and Comparative Studies, The University of Iowa, Iowa City, Iowa, March 12, 1995)

Reforming the United Nations to Secure Human Rights (Speaker, Symposium of the Iowa Division of the United Nations Association-USA, The University of Iowa Program on International and Comparative Legal Studies, The Stanley Foundation, and the World Order Models project on "UN at 50: Preferred Futures for the United Nations," United Nations," The University of Iowa, Iowa City, Iowa, April 13, 1995)

UN at 50: Preferred Futures for the United Nations (Discussant, Symposium of the Iowa Division of the United Nations Association-USA, The University of Iowa Program on International and Comparative Legal Studies, The Stanley Foundation, and the World Order Models project on "UN at 50: Preferred Futures for the United Nations," United Nations," The University of Iowa, Iowa City, Iowa, April 13-14, 1995)

Internationalizing the Law School Curriculum (Luncheon Discussant, Vermont Law School, South Royalton, Vermont, August 7, 1995)


1996

We Said "Never Again" . . . We Were Wrong: Human Rights Violations in the Former Yugoslavia (Speaker, University of Iowa Chapter of Amnesty International, Monday, January 22, 1996)

Universal Human Rights in the Global Community: Challenging Goliath (Iowa Humanities Board Visiting Lecturer, Cedar Rapids Public Library Lectures Series, Cedar Rapids Public Library, Cedar Rapids, Iowa, May 29, 1996)

Universal Human Rights in the Global Community: Challenging Goliath (Iowa Humanities Board Visiting Lecturer, World Community Institute, Marycrest International University, Davenport, Iowa, September 19, 1996)

The United Nations in Crisis (Introduction of Under-Secretary General Gillian Martin Sorensen dinner lecture on "The United Nations at a Turning Point," Iowa City Foreign Relations Council in cooperation with the Iowa Division of the United Nations Association-USA, the UI International and Comparative Law Program, and The Stanley Foundation, The University of Iowa, October 24, 1996)


1997

An Introduction to Human Rights: Spring is Coming (Conference of the Midwest Coalition for Human Rights on "International Human Rights at the Grassroots: Putting International Standards to Work for Our Children," College of Law, The University of Iowa, Iowa City, IA, March 14, 1997)

Human Rights 1998 and Beyond (Keynote Address, Dorothy Schramm Recognition Luncheon, Iowa Division of the United Nations Association-USA, Burlington Golf Club, Burlington, IA, September 6, 1997)

The Iraqi UN/US Crisis (Live Radio Interview, Newsmaker PM, WMT, Cedar Rapids, IA, November 13, 1997)


1998

Face Off: Iraq (Radio interview, KRUI, Iowa City, IA, March 5, 1998)

Eye on Iraq (TV interview, KCRG, Cedar Rapids, IA, March 6, 1998)

Introduction of Harry Wu and Q&A Moderator (Global Focus: Human Rights '98: "Human Rights in China," College of Business Administration, The University of Iowa, Iowa City, IA, March 9, 1998)

Introduction of Senator Tom Harkin and Q&A Moderator (Global Focus Human: Human Rights '98: "Child Labor and Human Rights," College of Law, The University of Iowa, Iowa City, IA, April 24, 1998)

Taking Human Suffering Seriously (Commencement Address, Marycrest International University, Davenport, IA, May 8, 1998)

Human Rights in China (TV interview, KGAN, Cedar Rapids, IA, May 17, 1998)

Introduction of Wei Jingsheng and Q&A Moderator (Global Focus: Human Rights '98: "China and Its Role in the 21st Century," College of Law, The University of Iowa, Iowa City, IA, September 10, 1998)

Introduction of Jerome J. Shestack and Q&A Moderator (Global Focus: Human Rights '98: "Human Rights: The Neglectful Past, the Traumatic Present, and the Hopeful Future," College of Law, The University of Iowa, Iowa City, IA, September 24, 1998)

Human Rights at Century's End (Sermon, Unitarian-Universalist Society, Iowa City, IA, October 11,1998)

Introduction of Valentin Gefter and Q&A Moderator (Global Focus: Human Rights '98: "Human Rights Violations in the CIS: Legacy of the Soviet Heritage," College of Law, The University of Iowa, Iowa City, IA, October 13, 1998)

Q&A Moderator for Elie Wiesel (Global Focus: Human Rights '98: "On the Threshold of the 21st Century," Hancher Auditorium, The University of Iowa, Iowa City, IA, October 14, 1998)

Human Rights: Taking Stock Since 1948 (Global Focus: Human Rights '98: Keynote Address, Annual Conference of the International Law Student Association (ILSA), College of Law, The University of Iowa, Iowa City, IA, October 15, 1998)

The Struggle for Human Rights: The Broken Silence of Iowa Immigrants (Panelist, Global Focus: Human Rights '98 Workshop sponsored by The Iowa Division of the United Nations Association-USA, The Stanley Foundation, and The University of Iowa's Global Focus: Human Rights '98, Iowa Memorial Union, The University of Iowa, Iowa City, IA, November 12, 1998)

Q&A Moderator for Rigoberta Menchu Tum (Global Focus: Human Rights '98: "The Universal Declaration and Human Rights," MacBride Auditorium, The University of Iowa, Iowa City, IA, November 12, 1998)

The 50th Anniversary of the Universal Declaration of Human Rights (NPR Radio Broadcast Address, Iowa City Foreign Relations Council, Iowa City, IA, December 10, 1998)

The Universal Declaration of Human Rights and the Future (Town Hall Meeting sponsored nationally by the Franklin and Eleanor Roosevelt Institute (NY) and locally by the Iowa Division of the United Nations Association-USA et al., Iowa City Public Library, Iowa City, IA, December 10, 1998)


1999

Introduction of Professor Stephen P. Marks and Q&A Moderator (NPR Radio Broadcast Address on "The Twilight of U.S. Human Rights Foreign Policy," Iowa City Foreign Relations Council, Iowa City, IA, March 5, 1999)

The Kosovo Crisis: Law and Policy (Public Lecture and Discussion sponsored by The University of Iowa College of Law and the Iowa Society of International Law and Affairs, Levitt Auditorium, Boyd Law Building, Iowa City, IA, April 12, 1999)

War and Human Rights in Kosovo (Featured Speaker, UI College of Law Foundation Dinner, Iowa Memorial Union, University of Iowa, Iowa City, IA, April 16, 1999)

US/NATO Military Force in Kosovo: Right or Wrong? (Conversation/Debate, Shambaugh Auditorium, Main Library, University of Iowa, Iowa City, IA, April 22, 1999)

Kosovo: Legal Reflections (Keynote Address, 1999 Annual TLCP/ISILA Banquet, University Athletic Club, Iowa City, IA, April 23, 1999)



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