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TLF Spring 2014 Promo Tabloid Flyer


The Journal of International Affairs is pleased to announce its eighth Thought Leadership Forum, taking place 30 April 2014, 7:00 pm at the School of International and Public Affairs at Columbia University.


We are pleased to announce the selection of the 2014-2015 editorial board. Thank you to all who applied and congratulations to the new board:

Bryan Griffin, Editor in Chief

Sarah Wall, Managing Editor

Adam Read Brown, Senior Editor

Lydia Tomkiw, Senior Editor

Kristin Lewis, Senior Editor

Felipe Umaña, Senior Editor

Maria Chea, Production Director

Andrew Perry, Associate Production Director

Tiffany Simon, Online Managing Editor

Zenobia Azeem, Senior Editor (Online)

Calvin Kim, Book Review Editor


The Journal of International Affairs: Online is issuing a call for papers related to our Spring 2014 topic, "Food Security." Submissions should be between 1,500 to 2,000 words on any subject relating to food security.

Articles should be submitted to Luke McNamara at [email protected].


The Andrew Wellington Cordier Essay Contest


Global Public Policy Network (GPPN) Essay Contest


Brazil has been called a country that punches below its weight in foreign affairs. It has the worlds fifth largest population and seventh largest economy, yet it struggles to match its size with relevance on the international stage. Why isn't Brazils foreign policy more activist, commensurate with its economic and political aspirations? Do Brazilian citizens even want a more activist foreign policy, do they care? Is Brazil large and self-sufficient, an inherently inward-looking country for whom foreign policy does not come naturally?