Taiwan Roundtable – Taiwan and the Diaoyutai Islands: Historical and Regional Perspectives
Sponsored by the Sigur Center for Asian Studies
Tuesday, November 20, 2012
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
The Elliott School of International Affairs
Lindner Commons, 1957 E Street, NW; Room 602
Washington, DC 20052
This Taiwan Roundtable will include a discussion on the uses of history in competing claims over the Diaoyutai Islands. The issue will be discussed in the context of Taiwanese President Ma Ying–jeou’s East China Sea Peace Initiative. GW professor Robert Sutter, Sigur Center Visiting Scholar and Professorial Lecturer Michael Yahuda and Towson University professor Steven Phillips will participate in the panel. Professor Edward McCord will moderate the panel.
Dr. Robert Sutter, Professor of the Practice of International Affairs, GW
Dr. Steven Phillips, Professor of History, Towson University
Dr. Michael Yahuda, Visiting Scholar, Professorial Lecturer, GW
Lunch will be provided before the discussion.
Due to popular demand, this event is currently filled.