Going undercover in North Korea

KSKA: Tuesday, March, 14 2017, at 2:00 p.m. Suki Kim is a South Korean-born, American novelist and investigative journalist and the only writer ever to go live undercover in North Korea. LISTEN NOW

Not My Life: Slavery in Anchorage

The first human trafficking case prosecuted in the United States happened right here in Anchorage, Alaska. Not My Life is a documentary depicting the dehumanizing practices of human trafficking and modern slavery worldwide. The film was shown at Bear Tooth Theatrepub in Anchorage and followed by panel discussion on slavery in Alaska with Robin Bronen from the Alaska Institute for Justice, Michelle DeWitt from Tundra Women's Coalition, Jolene Goeden from the FBI and First Lady of Alaska, Sandy Parnell. KSKA: Tuesday 10/15 at 2:00 pm and 9:00 pm Listen Now

Energy and Security: Strategies for a World in Transition

President & Founder, Goldwyn Global Strategies, David Goldwyn was recorded speaking on "Energy and Security: Strategies for a World in Transition" at the Alaska World Affairs Council on October 18, 2013. Listen Now

Addressing Alaskans: Senator Begich and Ambassador Grabar-Kitarović

Senator Mark Begich met with Croatia's ambassador to the United States at a joint luncheon hosted by the the Alaska World...

Getting Alaska Back on the Global Energy Map

President, ConocoPhillips Alaska, Trond-Erik Johansen was recorded speaking on “Getting Alaska Back on the Global Energy Map” at the Alaska World Affairs Council in Anchorage on September 27, 2013. Listen Now

AWAC Presents: General Chandler, US Air Force

General Carrol H. "Howie" Chandler is Commander of the Pacific Air Forces and Air Component Commander for U.S. Pacific Command. He's served in the...

AWAC Presents: Akiva Tor

RECORDED: Thursday October 15, 2009 SPEAKER: Akiva Tor, Israel Consul General to the Pacific Northwest TOPIC: "Challenges and Opportunities for Peace in the Middle East Today" LINKS: Israel...

Korea, YouTube, and the Marketing of Culture in the 21st Century

Recorded at the Alaska World Affairs Council this week on Addressing Alaskans, Juneau-native and professor of International Studies at Pai Chai University in S. Korea, Dr. Jocelyn Clark explores the "the Korean Wave," national branding, and the idea of soft power. What does the success of Psy's "Gangnam Style" say about the globalization of culture? KSKA: Tuesday 2/26 at 2:00 pm and 7:00 pm

I Can See Russia From Here

"I Can See Russia From Here: A Celebration of the Friendship Flight & 25 Years of an Open Border Between Two World Superpowers" a panel discussion with Steve Cowper, Willie Hensley and Med Treadwell was recorded at the Alaska World Affairs Council on November 1, 2013. Listen Here

AWAC Presents: Hsiu-lien Annette Lu

RECORDED: July 6, 2010 SPEAKER: Hsiu-lien Annette Lu, Former Vice President, R.O.C. (Taiwan) TOPIC: "Perspective on Asia-Pacific Development" ABOUT: Alaska World Affairs Council Presents is...

AWAC Presents: Qubad Talabani, Kurdistan

Qubad Talabani is the Kurdistan Regional Government's Representative to the United States and he is the son of Jalal Talabani, Iraq's current president. In...

Ambassador Charles Snyder

Former Ambassador to the Republic of Ghana, Charles Snyder's talk on “Drugs and Thugs: State Department's role in Battling Narcotics and Crime" was recorded at the Alaska World Affairs Council on September 16, 2011.

Opening Remarks of the 2014 Alaska Cold War Conference

The 2014 Alaska Cold War conference brought together veterans, military officials and the public. The following podcast includes the conference's opening remarks by Lt. Gov. Mead Treadwell, followed by an address from Lt. Gen. Russell Handy, head of Alaska Command. Listen now:

AWAC Presents: John Cassara

RECORDED: Friday April 23, 2010 SPEAKER: John Cassara, former federal intelligence officer TOPIC: "Terrorist Financing: The War Behind the War on Terror" John Cassara...

AWAC Presents: Jonathan Adelman

RECORDED: Friday April 2, 2010 SPEAKER: Jonathan Adelman, Professor at the Josef Korbel School of International Studies at the University of Denver TOPIC: "The...

China as #1: So what?

KSKA Tuesday, May 09 2017, at 2:00 p.m. This week we’re examining the future of China, and its precarious position as a developing nation. This presentation was given by Damien Ma, a political analyst, and author of the book In Line Behind a Billion People: How Scarcity Will Define China’s Ascent in the Next Decade. His talk is called “China as Number One: So What?” and examines how far China has developed over the last 35 years, and where they are headed now. LISTEN HERE

AWAC Presents: Susan Burk

RECORDED: October 21, 2010 SPEAKER: Susan Burk, Ambassador, Special Representative of the President for Nuclear Nonproliferation TOPIC: "Nuclear Tipping Point" ABOUT: Alaska World Affairs Council Presents...

AWAC Presents: Robert Ebel

While we may worry about tomorrow's food or gasoline prices, there are other more significant events taking place in the world around us, according...

AWAC Presents: Ambassador Nicholas Veliotes

RECORDED: September 17, 2010 SPEAKERS: Ambassador Nicholas Veliotes TOPIC: "Living With the World--The Role of Diplomacy" Download Audio (MP3) ABOUT: Alaska World Affairs Council Presents is a...

AWAC Presents: Dr. William Meinecke

SPEAKER: William Meinecke, Ph.D., United States Holocaust Museum Historian TOPIC: "Conversation with William Meinecke, PhD, United States Holocaust Museum Memorial historian. Moderated by David...