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"On my part, I remain committed to the process of dialogue. It is my firm belief that dialogue and a willingness to look with honesty and clarity at the reality of Tibet can lead us to a viable solution."

Events: MKA has lecture on Tibet

February 21, 2010

Clifton Journal
February 19, 2010

MONTCLAIR -- The Montclair Kimberley Academy
presents a lecture by Dr. Andrew Nathan,
professor of Political Science at Columbia
University on "Tibetans and Chinese: What's the
Problem?" as part of the Hemmeter History lecture
series on Thursday, Feb. 25 at 7 p.m.

Nathan is an expert on Chinese politics, foreign
policy and the issue of human rights. He is chair
of the steering committee of the Center for the
Study of Human Rights and chair of the
Morningside Institutional Review Board (IRB) at
Columbia University. Off campus, he is co-chair
of the board, Human Rights in China, a member of
the board of Freedom House, and a member of the
Advisory Committee of Human Rights Watch, Asia,
which he chaired from 1995-2000.

A prolific author, Nathan's articles have
appeared in World Politics, the China Quarterly,
Journal of Democracy, the New Republic, the New
York Review of Books, the London Review of Books,
the Asian Wall Street Journal, the Boston Globe
and the International Herald Tribune. His most
recent books include "How East Asians View
Democracy," co-edited with Yun-han Chu, Larry
Diamond, and Doh Chull Shin, and the second
edition of "The Great Wall and the Empty
Fortress," co-authored with Andrew Scobell.

This presentation, which is open to the public
and free of charge, will take place in the MKA
Upper School Library, 6 Lloyd Road, Montclair.
For more information, contact dhessler@mka.org.
CTC National Office 1425 René-Lévesque Blvd West, 3rd Floor, Montréal, Québec, Canada, H3G 1T7
T: (514) 487-0665   ctcoffice@tibet.ca
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