Thomas Wright is fellow and director of the , as well as a fellow in the , at the Brookings Institution. Previously, he was Executive Director of Studies at the Chicago Council on Global Affairs, a lecturer at the Harris School of Public Policy at the University of Chicago, and senior researcher for the Princeton Project on National Security.
Wright has a doctorate from Georgetown University, a Master of Philosophy from Cambridge University, and a bachelor's and master's from University College Dublin. He has also held a pre-doctoral fellowship at Harvard University's Belfer Center for Science and International Affairs and a postdoctoral fellowship at Princeton University. Wright's writings have appeared in the American Political Science Review, Orbis, Survival, The Washington Quarterly, Financial Times, International Herald Tribune, and The Washington Post, as well as a number of international newspapers and media outlets.
Wright’s research includes U.S. strategy, Donald Trump’s worldview, U.S. alliances, and transatlantic relations. His book All Measures Short of War: The Contest for the 21st Century and the Future of American Power will be published by Yale University Press in May 2017.
6PM Social – 7PM Dinner – 8PM Presentation
The Alta Club – 100 East South Temple
RSVP by 3pm Monday, January 16, by one of the following: phone Kathryn Horvat, 801-323-0675 or email at firstname.lastname@example.org. Reservations made after deadline will be taken for speaker only. Please leave your name and the number in your party. Vegetarian meal is available, advise with RSVP.
Please cancel reservations by 3pm on Monday January 16, if you know you will not be attending the meeting. You are responsible for your own and guests fees if you do not attend after making reservations.
Dinner fees; Member $35, Guests $40.
This meeting is sponsored by a generous gift from