Lowell Lecture

Chat & Chowder | Dying by the Sword

Date & Time

April 22, 2024 at 6 p.m. - 7:30 p.m.


Foley & Lardner LLP
Foley & Lardner LLP
111 Huntington Ave, Suite 2500 Boston, MA 02119
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Sidita Kushi and Monica Duffy Toft

Presenting Organization





Natalie Mase (nmase@worldboston.org, (617) 542-8995)

Join us for this installment of our popular Chat & Chowder series, featuring Sidita Kushi, Assistant Professor of Political Science at Bridgewater State University, and Monica Duffy Toft, Academic Dean, Professor, and Director of the Center for Strategic Studies at The Fletcher School at Tufts University, to discuss his their book, Dying by the Sword: The Militarization of US Foreign Policy.

Chat & Chowder programs are an excellent opportunity to engage with expert speakers and to network with other globally-oriented participants in an informal environment. Each event features a presentation, audience Q&A, dedicated time for networking, and (of course!) a selection of chowders and beverages.

Thanks to the generous support of The Lowell Institute, Chat & Chowder is now free of charge for all participants (Zoom live-streams remain free as well). We sincerely appreciate The Lowell Institute’s commitment to our mission, as well as the support of our venue, Foley & Lardner LLP. Please consider helping sustain this work by making a contribution here.

This program will be streamed to Zoom from 6:15 to 7:15. To attend the program virtually, please register for the Zoom webinar here.

Advance registration is required. We cannot accommodate walk-ins for the in-person program.