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In February 2017, National Security Advisor Lt. Gen. H.R. McMaster included two books of IES senior fellow Zachary Shore (Blunder: Why Smart People Make Bad Decisions and A Sense of the Enemy) in his reading list for NSC staff. Read more here.

In February 2017, IES affiliated faculty member Christopher Ansell co-edited a new book with Oxford University Press entitled Governance in Turbulent Times. Read more about this book.

In February 2017, IES director Jeroen Dewulf was interviewed on the New Books Network about his latest book publication with the University of Mississippi Press on the slave community in New Netherland. You can listen to the interview about his book The Pinkster King and the King of Kongo.

In February 2017, IES affiliated faculty member Greg Castillo was the guest curator of the BAMPFA exhibit Hippie Modernism: The Struggle for Utopia. You can read an article about the Exhibit in the Italian journal Domus and listen to a report on the exhibit on German national radio.

In January 2017, a delegation from Jena, led by Minister Wolfgang Tiefensee, visited Berkeley's Institute of European Studies. You can watch a report on this visit and an interview with IES Director Jeroen Dewulf through JenaTV.

In January 2017, JSTOR highlighted IES Director Jeroen Dewulf's article on clandestine literature in the Netherlands during the Nazi occupation. You can read the article on JSTOR.

In December 2016, IES Senior Fellow Carla Shapreau wrote an article in the New York Times on the restitution case of a rare violin that was looted by the Nazis. You can read the article in the New York Times.

In December 2016, IES Senior Fellow David Large wrote on the upcoming presidential elections in Austria. You can read his essay in the journal Foreign Policy.

In November 2016, IES visiting scholar Hilmar þór Hilmarsson (School of Business and Science, University of Akureyri, Iceland) published a new book on international financial institutions and climate change. You can read more about it in this article in Nova Science Publisher.

In November 2016, IES senior fellow Zachary Shore gave an interview on the German news station N-TV on transatlantic relations under President Trump. You can read the interview here.


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