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Past Events in the National Churchill Leadership Center


January 31, 2021
Churchill's Illnesses: Resilience and Recovery

February 22, 2021
Churchill Leadership Series: Lord Boateng

March 5, 2021
Living History: Celebrating Women's History Month

March 21, 2021
Churchill Leadership Series: Admiral Stavridis

April 22, 2021
Churchill Leadership Series: Paul Ryan

May 26, 2021
Doom: A Conversation with Niall Ferguson and Kathleen Fox

June 9, 2021
Matthew Barzun: The Power of Giving Away Power

September 24, 2021
The Atlantic Charter: 80 Years On

October 2, 2021
Leadership and Innovation: A Discussion with Nate Morris

October 15, 2021
Robert Costa: Journalism from Churchill to the Present

November 10, 2021
From Student to Author: A Conversation with Catherine Grace Katz

December 2, 2021
A Union of People: Northern Ireland Today and Tomorrow

December 7, 2021
The 80th Anniversary of Pearl Harbor and Churchill's Visit to the White House in December 1941


March 2, 2020
Book Talk with Dr. Aaron Zelin

September 28, 2020
The Current State of the Anglo-American Special Relationship

October 24, 2020
Churchill’s Leadership Example in Today’s World with National Security Advisor Robert C. O’Brien

October 29, 2020
Learning from Charlottesville: A Conversation on American Democracy in Crisis and the new book, Cry Havoc

November 15, 2020
Authors of a New Generation


February 19, 2019
Before the Oath: A Conversation with Martha Joynt Kumar

February 19, 2019
Nursing Churchill: A Conversation with Author Jill Rose

March 19, 2019
Beyond Brexit
See video of the Beyond Brexit panel

April 29, 2019
de Gaulle by Julian Jackson

July 17, 2019
Before the Oath: How George W. Bush and Barack Obama Managed a Transfer of Power

September 19, 2019
Regional Hotspots and Global Interventions

October 16, 2019
Author David Roll on George Marshall

October 23, 2019
Lee Pollock on Churchill and Congress

November 5, 2019
Andrew Nagorski on 1941


January 22, 2018 
Munich by Robert Harris
See video of the Robert Harris event

February 23, 2018
Britain and the World: A discussion with Sir Alan Duncan

February 26, 2018
The Impossible Presidency: A Conversation with Jeremi Suri

March 20, 2018
The Square and the Tower: A Conversation with Niall Ferguson

April 11, 2018
An Evening with Mary Branson

September 18, 2018
An Evening with David Rubenstein

September 19, 2018
Adam Smith: Father of Economics by Jesse Norman MP
See video of the Jesse Norman event

Thursday, October 25, 2018
If You Ask Me: Essential Advice from Eleanor Roosevelt by Mary Jo Binker

November 5, 2018
Churchill: Walking with Destiny

November 26, 2018
Sir Antony Beevor and The Battle of Arnhem

December 5, 2018
Nigel West and Churchill's Spy Files
See video of the Churchill's Spy Files event


February 8, 2017
Professor Richard Carwardine on Lincoln's Sense of Humor: A Double-Edged Sword
See the CSPAN coverage of Lincoln's Sense of Humor: A Double-Edged Sword

March 1, 2017
The Big Stick by Eliot Cohen

March 6, 2017
On Tyranny: Twenty Lessons from the Twentieth Century
See the CSPAN coverage of On Tyranny: Lessons from the Twentieth Century

April 12, 2017 
General Pervez Musharraf on Defeating Radical Islamic Terrorism
See the CSPAN coverage of General Pervez Musharraf

April 26, 2017
Cabinet's Finest Hour: A Discussion with David Owen

June 7, 2017
Franklin and Winston in the White House

September 20, 2017 
The State of the "Special Relationship"
See video of The State of the "Special Relationship" event

October 18, 2017
Prince Charles: The Passions and Paradoxes of an Improbable Life

October 23, 2017 
An Evening with Irish Ambassador to the United States Daniel Mulhall

October 24, 2017
Greater Gotham: A Discussion with Historian Mike Wallace

November 1, 2017 
Paris in the Present Tense

November 14, 2017
The Dawn Watch: Joseph Conrad in a Global World

November 15, 2017
Winston Churchill and the Flying Tigers

November 28, 2017
Politics and Leadership, Past and Present

December 4, 2017
Regarding the European Union, What Would Winston Do?


December 16, 2016
An Evening With General David Petraeus
See the CSPAN coverage of General David Petraeus