POSTPONED: Asst. Secretary of State Talk on Asia-Pacific Foreign Policy


Kurt Campbell, assistant secretary of state for East Asian and Pacific Affairs, will explore the Obama administration’s decision to focus U.S. foreign policy more on the Asia-Pacific region during a talk at Duke University.

The talk, “The Asia Pivot: America’s Destiny and the Future of American Power in the Asia-Pacific,” is free and open to the public, and begins at 5:30 p.m. at the Sanford School of Public Policy. Public parking will be available in the Bryan Center Parking Garage for $5.

The Duke Program in American Grand Strategy will host the talk, which is part of the Von der Heyden Fellows Program Endowment Fund lecture series.

The event is co-sponsored by the Triangle Institute for Security Studies, the Sanford School of Public Policy, the Duke Office of Global Strategy and Programs and the Duke Program for Asian Security Studies.

For additional information on this event, contact Jennifer Boyle ( or visit the American Grand Strategy website at