Current Position: Journalist, Author, and Policy Analyst, Chair in International Relations and Terrorism Studies, King’s College London.
Speaking in: Fourth Week, Hilary 2010
Speaking on: A Lunatic Bargain: Sacrificing Pakistan for Afghanistan
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Professor Anatol Lieven is chair of international relations and terrorism studies at King’s College London., and a senior fellow of the New America Foundation in Washington DC. His latest book, Pakistan: A Hard Country, is to be published by Penguin in autumn 2009. He spent most of his career as a British journalist in South Asia and the former Soviet Union, and is author of several books on the latter region, including Chechnya: Tombstone of Russian Power? (Yale University Press 1998) and Ukraine and Russia: A Fraternal Rivalry (USIP, 1999). His book, Ethical Realism: A Vision for America’s Role in the World, co-authored with John Hulsman, was published in September 2006 by Pantheon. His previous book was: America Right or Wrong: An Anatomy of American Nationalism (2004). He holds a BA in history and a PhD in political science from the University of Cambridge, Great Britain. He has worked as a senior fellow of the Carnegie Endowment in Washington and the International Institute for Strategic Studies in London. Anatol Lieven is currently writing a book on Pakistan, and is visiting that country frequently for research.
(Current as of January 2010)
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