Preventing a Pacific Vacuum: Asia’s Role in the New Global Disorder

Preventing a Pacific Vacuum: Asia’s Role in the New Global Disorder 
Description: The Clements Center for History, Strategy & Statecraft invites you to “Preventing a Pacific Vacuum: Asia’s Role in the New Global Disorder” with Dr. Michael Auslin of the American Enterprise Institute. A new era of global disorder is emerging, marked most notably by Russia’s invasion of Ukraine and the Islamic State’s murderous rampage through Syria and Iraq. Yet while Asia appears relatively pacific, underlying tensions and great power revisionism threaten its stability. From Hong Kong to North Korea, the nations of Asia along with the United States must strive to preserve stability and create a liberal community of values. Whether Was hington has the ability, energy, or interest to do so is an open question. 
Time: Tuesday, Sep. 9, 12:15-1:30 p.m. 
Admission: Free 
Location: Sid Richardson Hall (SRH) 3.122