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Daniel Pearl Memorial Lecture with Bret Stephens, Pulitzer Prize-winning foreign-affairs columnist: "On Maintaining Intellectual Integrity in the Age of Trump"

Pulitzer Prize-winning foreign-affairs columnist, Bret Stephens, delivers the Daniel Pearl Memorial Lecture

Thursday, February 16, 2017
5:30 PM
Korn Convocation Hall, UCLA Anderson School of Management
Los Angeles, CA 90095

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BRET STEPHENS is the foreign-affairs columnist and deputy editorial page editor of The Wall Street Journal. Previously he was editor-in-chief of the Jerusalem Post. He grew up in Mexico City and has reported stories from around the world. He won the Pulitzer Prize for commentary in 2013.

Moderated by KAL RAUSTIALA

KAL RAUSTIALA is professor at UCLA School of Law and the UCLA International Institute, where he teaches in the Program on Global Studies. Since 2007 he has served as director of the UCLA Ronald W. Burkle Center for International Relations. In 2016 he was elected Vice President of the American Society of International Law. Professor Raustiala's research focuses on international law, international relations, and intellectual property. His recent publications include "Governing the Internet," American Journal of International Law (2016); "Fake It Till You Make It: The Good News About China’s Knockoff Economy,” Foreign Affairs, (July/August 2013); “NGOs in International Treaty-Making,” in The Oxford Guide to Treaties (2012); and Does the Constitution Follow the Flag? The Evolution of Territoriality in American Law, (Oxford, 2009). His most recent book, The Knockoff Economy: How Imitation Sparks Innovation (Oxford, 2012), written with Christopher Sprigman of NYU Law School, has been translated into Chinese, Korean, and Japanese. A graduate of Duke University, Professor Raustiala holds a J.D. from Harvard Law School and Ph.D. in political science from the University of California, San Diego.


Parking will be available in Lot 4. From the 405 Freeway, exit at Sunset Blvd East. Follow Sunset Blvd and take a right turn at Westwood Plaza. Go straight, past Charles. E Young Drive to arrive at the parking and information kiosk. Purchase a parking permit for Lot 4 with the attendant, then enter into Lot 4 on your left.


Arrive early, doors open at 4:30 pm
There will be a stand-by line on the day of the event.
Pay-by-Space parking spaces are available (cash or credit card) in Lot 4. All day parking passes can also be purchased from an information kiosk for $12 (cash only). Handicap parking is available in Lot 5.
No bulky video equipment or flash photography permitted.
No food or beverages permitted inside Korn Convocation Hall.
Details for this event are subject to change.
Please check our website for last minute details prior to the event.


In sponsoring the Daniel Pearl Memorial Lecture Series, the Burkle Center for International Relations celebrates the memory of Daniel Pearl as a prominent journalist who dedicated his life to bringing joy and understanding to the world. Past presenters have included David Remnick of The New Yorker, Leon Wieseltier of The New Republic, Christopher Hitchens, CNN's Anderson Cooper, David Brooks and Thomas Friedman of The New York Times, ABC’s Ted Koppel, CBS’s Jeff Greenfield, Daniel Schorr of NPR, and CNN's Larry King, former Secretary of State Dr. Condoleezza Rice, Ambassador Samantha Power. and most recently chief international correspondent for CNN, Christiane Amanpour. 


Sponsored by the UCLA Burkle Center for International Relations, The Daniel Pearl Foundation, and Yitzhak Rabin Hillel Center for Jewish Life at UCLA.





Sponsor(s): Burkle Center for International Relations, The Daniel Pearl Foundation, Hillel at UCLA