Community Event: CIGI John Holmes Library Briefing

Wednesday, November 3, 2010 - 7:00 PM
CIGI, 57 Erb Street West, Waterloo, Canada
Nov 3

Join us for a talk with Dr. Adam Chapnick, author of "Canada’s Voice: The Public Life of John Wendell Holmes" as he discusses his new book. The lecture will also include a discussion of CIGI's John Wendell Holmes library.

Co-sponsored by CIGI and the CIC. Admission is free and refreshments will be served.

This is a CIC membership event where CIC members are invited to bring a friend that may be interested in joining the CIC. Membership forms will be provided for anyone interested.

More about the speaker:
Dr. Adam Chapnick is the Deputy Director of education at the Canadian Forces College (CFC) and an Associate Professor of defence studies at the Royal Military College of Canada (RMCC). Among his five written or edited books, "Canada’s Voice: The Public Life of John Wendell Holmes" (2009) and "The Middle Power Project: Canada and the Founding of the United Nations" (2005) were shortlisted for the annual Dafoe Prize, recognizing the best book on Canada or Canada and the world. He is the author of the award winning articles “The Gray Lecture and Canadian Citizenship in History” (2009), “Peace, Order, and Good Government: The ‘conservative’ Tradition in Canadian Foreign Policy” (2005) and “The Canadian Middle Power Myth” (2000), as well as over 30 other academic essays and book chapters on historical and contemporary issues in Canadian foreign relations, Canadian-American relations, and teaching and learning.

A Note Regarding Parking:
Please note that due to the construction at the Balsillie School of International Affairs, parking in CIGI's lot is limited. There is free parking across Caroline St. in the Uptown Waterloo lots. Thank you for your patience as we continue to grow.