Zócalo Public SquareIn the Green Room – Zócalo Public Square http://www.zocalopublicsquare.org Ideas Journalism With a Head and a Heart Wed, 22 Nov 2017 22:00:42 +0000 en-US hourly 1 https://wordpress.org/?v=4.8 Journalist and Former AP Pyongyang Bureau Chief Jean H. Leehttp://www.zocalopublicsquare.org/2017/11/22/journalist-former-ap-pyongyang-bureau-chief-jean-h-lee/personalities/in-the-green-room/ http://www.zocalopublicsquare.org/2017/11/22/journalist-former-ap-pyongyang-bureau-chief-jean-h-lee/personalities/in-the-green-room/#respond Wed, 22 Nov 2017 08:01:27 +0000 zocalo http://www.zocalopublicsquare.org/?p=89475 Jean H. Lee is a journalist and former Pyongyang Bureau Chief for the Associated Press. Both her parents were born in South Korea and immigrated as students to the United States in the 1960s. Before moderating a Zócalo/UCLA panel discussion titled “Is War With North Korea Inevitable?” at the National Center for the Preservation of Democracy in downtown Los Angeles, she spoke in the green room about supermarket shopping in Pyongyang and whether North Koreans have horns.

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Jean H. Lee is a journalist and former Pyongyang Bureau Chief for the Associated Press. Both her parents were born in South Korea and immigrated as students to the United States in the 1960s. Before moderating a Zócalo/UCLA panel discussion titled “Is War With North Korea Inevitable?” at the National Center for the Preservation of Democracy in downtown Los Angeles, she spoke in the green room about supermarket shopping in Pyongyang and whether North Koreans have horns.

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President and CEO of Liberty in North Korea Hannah Songhttp://www.zocalopublicsquare.org/2017/11/16/president-ceo-liberty-north-korea-hannah-song/personalities/in-the-green-room/ http://www.zocalopublicsquare.org/2017/11/16/president-ceo-liberty-north-korea-hannah-song/personalities/in-the-green-room/#respond Thu, 16 Nov 2017 08:01:12 +0000 zocalo http://www.zocalopublicsquare.org/?p=89390 Hannah Song is President and CEO of Liberty in North Korea, an international NGO that helps North Korean refugees with escape and resettlement. Before taking part in a Zócalo/UCLA panel discussion exploring the question, “Is War With North Korea Inevitable?” at the National Center for the Preservation of Democracy in downtown Los Angeles, she spoke in the green room about discovering her Korean heritage, what her grandmother didn’t talk about, and what South Koreans really worry about.

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Hannah Song is President and CEO of Liberty in North Korea, an international NGO that helps North Korean refugees with escape and resettlement. Before taking part in a Zócalo/UCLA panel discussion exploring the question, “Is War With North Korea Inevitable?” at the National Center for the Preservation of Democracy in downtown Los Angeles, she spoke in the green room about discovering her Korean heritage, what her grandmother didn’t talk about, and what South Koreans really worry about.

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UCLA Scholar of Korean History John B. Duncanhttp://www.zocalopublicsquare.org/2017/11/14/ucla-scholar-korean-history-john-b-duncan/personalities/in-the-green-room/ http://www.zocalopublicsquare.org/2017/11/14/ucla-scholar-korean-history-john-b-duncan/personalities/in-the-green-room/#respond Tue, 14 Nov 2017 08:01:04 +0000 zocalo http://www.zocalopublicsquare.org/?p=89348 John B. Duncan is a UCLA scholar of Korean history. Before taking part in a Zócalo/UCLA panel discussion titled “Is War With North Korea Inevitable?” at the National Center for the Preservation of Democracy in downtown Los Angeles, he spoke in the green room about how South Korean society has changed since the war, and why he hasn’t traveled to North Korea.

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John B. Duncan is a UCLA scholar of Korean history. Before taking part in a Zócalo/UCLA panel discussion titled “Is War With North Korea Inevitable?” at the National Center for the Preservation of Democracy in downtown Los Angeles, he spoke in the green room about how South Korean society has changed since the war, and why he hasn’t traveled to North Korea.

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UCLA School of Theater, Film, and Television Professor Suk-Young Kimhttp://www.zocalopublicsquare.org/2017/11/10/ucla-school-theater-film-television-professor-suk-young-kim/personalities/in-the-green-room/ http://www.zocalopublicsquare.org/2017/11/10/ucla-school-theater-film-television-professor-suk-young-kim/personalities/in-the-green-room/#respond Fri, 10 Nov 2017 08:01:08 +0000 zocalo http://www.zocalopublicsquare.org/?p=89306 Suk-Young Kim, a South Korea native, is a professor and cultural researcher at UCLA’s School of Theater, Film, and Television, and an expert on North Korean propaganda. Before taking part in a Zócalo/UCLA panel discussion titled “Is War With North Korea Inevitable?” at the National Center for the Preservation of Democracy in downtown Los Angeles, she spoke in the Green Room about the Demilitarized Zone, drinking with North Koreans in Moscow, and what the president needs to know about the isolated Asian nation.

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Suk-Young Kim, a South Korea native, is a professor and cultural researcher at UCLA’s School of Theater, Film, and Television, and an expert on North Korean propaganda. Before taking part in a Zócalo/UCLA panel discussion titled “Is War With North Korea Inevitable?” at the National Center for the Preservation of Democracy in downtown Los Angeles, she spoke in the Green Room about the Demilitarized Zone, drinking with North Koreans in Moscow, and what the president needs to know about the isolated Asian nation.

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Senior Advisor at N Square Paul Carrollhttp://www.zocalopublicsquare.org/2017/11/09/senior-advisor-n-square-paul-carroll/personalities/in-the-green-room/ http://www.zocalopublicsquare.org/2017/11/09/senior-advisor-n-square-paul-carroll/personalities/in-the-green-room/#respond Thu, 09 Nov 2017 08:01:53 +0000 zocalo http://www.zocalopublicsquare.org/?p=89261 Paul Carroll is the senior advisor at N Square, a nuclear disarmament and nonproliferation collaborative. Before taking part in a Zócalo/UCLA panel discussion titled “Is War With North Korea Inevitable?” at the National Center for the Preservation of Democracy in downtown Los Angeles, he spoke in the Green Room about military theorists, arms races, and backyard bomb shelters.

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Paul Carroll is the senior advisor at N Square, a nuclear disarmament and nonproliferation collaborative. Before taking part in a Zócalo/UCLA panel discussion titled “Is War With North Korea Inevitable?” at the National Center for the Preservation of Democracy in downtown Los Angeles, he spoke in the Green Room about military theorists, arms races, and backyard bomb shelters.

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Executive Director of Housing California Lisa Hersheyhttp://www.zocalopublicsquare.org/2017/11/08/executive-director-housing-california-lisa-hershey/personalities/in-the-green-room/ http://www.zocalopublicsquare.org/2017/11/08/executive-director-housing-california-lisa-hershey/personalities/in-the-green-room/#respond Wed, 08 Nov 2017 08:01:17 +0000 zocalo http://www.zocalopublicsquare.org/?p=89244 Lisa Hershey is the Executive Director of Housing California, a statewide nonprofit organization. Previously, she served as the Public Health Institute (PHI) program director for California Convergence, and worked as an advisor to the director and deputy director on Policy and Programs in the California Department Public Health. Before joining a Zócalo/AARP panel discussion titled “Are Housing Prices Destroying the California Dream?” at the National Center for the Preservation of Democracy in downtown Los Angeles, she talked about chocolate chip cookies, the freedom to say what you think, and misconceptions about homelessness.

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Lisa Hershey is the Executive Director of Housing California, a statewide nonprofit organization. Previously, she served as the Public Health Institute (PHI) program director for California Convergence, and worked as an advisor to the director and deputy director on Policy and Programs in the California Department Public Health. Before joining a Zócalo/AARP panel discussion titled “Are Housing Prices Destroying the California Dream?” at the National Center for the Preservation of Democracy in downtown Los Angeles, she talked about chocolate chip cookies, the freedom to say what you think, and misconceptions about homelessness.

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Dean of the UCLA Luskin School of Public Affairs Gary Segurahttp://www.zocalopublicsquare.org/2017/11/07/dean-ucla-luskin-school-public-affairs-gary-segura/personalities/in-the-green-room/ http://www.zocalopublicsquare.org/2017/11/07/dean-ucla-luskin-school-public-affairs-gary-segura/personalities/in-the-green-room/#respond Tue, 07 Nov 2017 08:01:51 +0000 zocalo http://www.zocalopublicsquare.org/?p=89224 Gary Segura became dean of the UCLA Luskin School of Public Affairs in January 2017. Previously he served as a professor at Stanford University. His research focuses on issues of political representation and social cleavages, the domestic politics of wartime public opinion, and the politics of America’s growing Latino minority. Before joining a Zócalo/AARP panel discussion titled “Are Housing Prices Destroying the California Dream?” at the National Center for the Preservation for Democracy in downtown Los Angeles, he talked about polling, politics, and the beauty of California.

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Gary Segura became dean of the UCLA Luskin School of Public Affairs in January 2017. Previously he served as a professor at Stanford University. His research focuses on issues of political representation and social cleavages, the domestic politics of wartime public opinion, and the politics of America’s growing Latino minority. Before joining a Zócalo/AARP panel discussion titled “Are Housing Prices Destroying the California Dream?” at the National Center for the Preservation for Democracy in downtown Los Angeles, he talked about polling, politics, and the beauty of California.

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Director of Livability Thought Leadership at AARP Rodney Harrellhttp://www.zocalopublicsquare.org/2017/11/03/director-livability-thought-leadership-aarp-rodney-harrell/personalities/in-the-green-room/ http://www.zocalopublicsquare.org/2017/11/03/director-livability-thought-leadership-aarp-rodney-harrell/personalities/in-the-green-room/#respond Fri, 03 Nov 2017 07:01:31 +0000 zocalo http://www.zocalopublicsquare.org/?p=89177 Rodney Harrell is Director of Livability Thought Leadership at AARP, where he leads AARP Public Policy Institute’s Livable Communities work. A graduate of Howard University, with graduate degrees from Princeton and the University of Maryland, he previously worked at the University of Maryland and as a governor’s fellow in the Maryland Department of Housing and Community Development. Before joining a Zócalo/AARP panel titled “Are Housing Prices Destroying the California Dream?” at the National Center for the Preservation of Democracy in downtown Los Angeles, Harrell discussed aging, apple pie, and his love for his hometown of Washington, D.C.

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Rodney Harrell is Director of Livability Thought Leadership at AARP, where he leads AARP Public Policy Institute’s Livable Communities work. A graduate of Howard University, with graduate degrees from Princeton and the University of Maryland, he previously worked at the University of Maryland and as a governor’s fellow in the Maryland Department of Housing and Community Development. Before joining a Zócalo/AARP panel titled “Are Housing Prices Destroying the California Dream?” at the National Center for the Preservation of Democracy in downtown Los Angeles, Harrell discussed aging, apple pie, and his love for his hometown of Washington, D.C.

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Author and Journalist Vanessa Grigoriadishttp://www.zocalopublicsquare.org/2017/11/02/author-journalist-vanessa-grigoriadis/personalities/in-the-green-room/ http://www.zocalopublicsquare.org/2017/11/02/author-journalist-vanessa-grigoriadis/personalities/in-the-green-room/#respond Thu, 02 Nov 2017 07:01:43 +0000 zocalo http://www.zocalopublicsquare.org/?p=89159 Vanessa Grigoriadis is the author of Blurred Lines: Rethinking Sex, Power and Consent on Campus. She also serves as a contributing editor at The New York Times Magazine and Vanity Fair, specializing in pop culture, youth movements, and crime reporting. Before delivering a Zócalo lecture, “Are Colleges Campuses Rewriting the Rules of Sex in America?” at the National Center for the Preservation of Democracy in downtown Los Angeles, she discussed Greek food, writing about the socialite Lizzie Grubman, and claustrophobia.

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Vanessa Grigoriadis is the author of Blurred Lines: Rethinking Sex, Power and Consent on Campus. She also serves as a contributing editor at The New York Times Magazine and Vanity Fair, specializing in pop culture, youth movements, and crime reporting. Before delivering a Zócalo lecture, “Are Colleges Campuses Rewriting the Rules of Sex in America?” at the National Center for the Preservation of Democracy in downtown Los Angeles, she discussed Greek food, writing about the socialite Lizzie Grubman, and claustrophobia.

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UCLA School of Law Professor Eugene Volokhhttp://www.zocalopublicsquare.org/2017/11/01/ucla-school-law-professor-eugene-volokh/personalities/in-the-green-room/ http://www.zocalopublicsquare.org/2017/11/01/ucla-school-law-professor-eugene-volokh/personalities/in-the-green-room/#respond Wed, 01 Nov 2017 07:01:08 +0000 zocalo http://www.zocalopublicsquare.org/?p=89143 Eugene Volokh teaches free speech law, tort law, religious freedom law, church-state relations law, and a First Amendment amicus brief clinic at UCLA School of Law, and is the founder and coauthor of The Volokh Conspiracy. He previously clerked for U.S. Supreme Court Justice Sandra Day O’Connor and for Judge Alex Kozinski on the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit.

Before joining a Zócalo/KCRW “Critical Thinking With Warren Olney” event, titled “What Does Treason Look Like?” at the National Center for the Preservation of Democracy in downtown Los Angeles, he stopped in the green room to talk food, computer programming, and how Horatio Hornblower would be better with dragons.

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Eugene Volokh teaches free speech law, tort law, religious freedom law, church-state relations law, and a First Amendment amicus brief clinic at UCLA School of Law, and is the founder and coauthor of The Volokh Conspiracy. He previously clerked for U.S. Supreme Court Justice Sandra Day O’Connor and for Judge Alex Kozinski on the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit.

Before joining a Zócalo/KCRW “Critical Thinking With Warren Olney” event, titled “What Does Treason Look Like?” at the National Center for the Preservation of Democracy in downtown Los Angeles, he stopped in the green room to talk food, computer programming, and how Horatio Hornblower would be better with dragons.

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