The Efficacy of Torture: In Movies and in Practice

Mark Danner interviewed on "NOW with Alex Wagner," MSNBC, about the film "Zero Dark Thirty," and torture's role in the hunt for Bin Laden.  

December 27, 2012

A View from Palestine

Mark Danner interviewed by Ian Masters' for "Background Briefing," KPFK 90.7 Los Angeles, about the situation in Gaza, the return of Hamas, and reconciliation talks between Hamas and the Palestinian Authority. 

December 09, 2012

Mark Danner, Live from Ramallah: Interview with Chuck Mertz

Mark Danner calls in from Ramallah to discuss the Israeli-Palestinian conflict and the United States' use of drone warfare on This is Hell with Chuck Mertz. WNUR Chicago, December 1, 2012. 

Tags: Drones | Israel | Gaza | Palestine

December 01, 2012

The Situation in Gaza

Mark Danner interviewed on KCBS Radio, San Francisco

Tags: Gaza | middle east | Israel

November 18, 2012

US Elections and the Forever War – Torture, Drones and the Age of Frozen Scandal

Mark Danner speaking at the Danish Institute for International Studies in Copenhagen, Denmark, about the moral history of American power during the last quarter century, current debates about torture and drones, and the November 6 American presidential election.

November 09, 2012

The Act of Killing: Joshua Oppenheimer and Mark Danner in conversation with Peter Sellars

Joshua Oppenheimer discusses his film with Mark Danner and Peter Sellars. Telluride Film Festival, Telluride, CO. September 3, 2012.   

September 03, 2012

Injustice, Reconciliation, and Cinema

A discussion with Ziad Doueiri, Ben Affleck, Dror Moreh, Joshua Oppenheimer, Mark Danner, and Michael Winterbottom. Moderated by Annette Insdorf. Telluride Film Festival, Telluride, CO. September 2, 2012. 

September 02, 2012

"The Attack"

Mark Danner introduces "The Attack," a film by Ziad Doueiri, at the Telluride Film Festival, 2012 

September 01, 2012

Living with the New Normal: Human Rights, U.S. Foreign Policy, and the 2012 Elections

Mark Danner delivers the 13th annual Helen Ingram Plummer lecture at Georgia State University, Atlanta.

April 11, 2012

Another Life

Mark Danner speaks before a performance of "Another Life," a play by Karen Malpede staged at the Irondale Theater, Brooklyn, NY. March 21, 2012. 

March 21, 2012

Anatomy of Injustice: A Murder Case Gone Wrong

Raymond Bonner discusses his new book with Mark Danner, in an event
presented by the Berkeley Law School Death Penalty Clinic and the
Graduate School of Journalism. 

March 15, 2012

Story Hour: Mark Danner at UC-Berkeley

Mark Danner at UC-Berkeley "Story Hour", Morrison Room at Doe Library. Introduced by Vikram Chandra.

March 08, 2012

Remembering Marie Colvin

Mark Danner interviewed on KCBS radio about the death and life of Marie Colvin, after her passing in Syria.

February 22, 2012

The Massacre at El Mozote, 30 Years On

Mark Danner discusses El Mozote's 30th anniversary, on al Jazeera English.

January 17, 2012

Indefinite Detention

Mark Danner interviewed by Brian Lehrer about President Obama's shift in opinion about a bill that would allow indefinite detention.

December 22, 2011

Remembering Milosz

Mark Danner at a centenary celebration for Czeslaw Milosz in Jerusalem.

December 18, 2011

Reporting on Human Rights: the Responsibilities of Journalists and NGOs

Mark Danner at the Yale Law School Alumni Weekend, 2011. With Edward R. Girardet, Lucy A. Dalglish, Gary Knight, and Kenneth Roth.

November 05, 2011

Codes of Conduct for a Twilight War: The Frankel Lecture at the University of Houston

The 16th Annual Frankel Lecture at the University of Houston Law Center. Lecture by Philip Zelikow, "Codes of Conduct for a Twilight War."  Response by Mark Danner.

November 04, 2011

Mark Danner discusses 9/11 with Chuck Mertz

Mark Danner discusses the anniversary of September 11th on This is Hell with Chuck Mertz. WNUR Chicago. Saturday September 17th, 2011. 

September 28, 2011

September 12 - Saudi Warning to U.S. on Palestinian Statehood and a Real Look Into 9/11; Are Jobs Obsolete?

Mark Danner speaks with Ian Masters on Background Briefing.

September 12, 2011

From Grizzly Peak: Living in Milosz's house (part 1)

Mark Danner interviewed about Czeslaw Milosz at the poet's old home on Grizzly Peak in Berkeley, CA, for the Lithuanian documentary, "The Century of Czeslaw Milosz" (Juozas Javaitas, dir., Teresa Ziboliene, prod.) 

August 25, 2011

From Grizzly Peak: Living in Milosz's House (part 2)

Mark Danner interviewed about Czeslaw Milosz at the poet's old home on Grizzly Peak in Berkeley, CA, for the Lithuanian documentary "The Century of Czeslaw Milosz" (Juozas Javaitis, dir., Teresa Ziboliene, prod.)

August 25, 2011

Ten Years Later: America's Role in the World

A decade after the deadliest terrorist attack on American soil, we look back to see how both the geopolitical landscape and the U.S. role as a world leader have been impacted.

This program is part of KQED's series on how the country has changed in the decade since 9/11 with host Michael Krasny.

August 24, 2011

Monsters to Destroy

Mark Danner interviewed by Sharon Wood for Part 3 of JAK Documentary's project on the history of U.S. foreign policy, "Monsters to Destroy".  

July 27, 2011

Czeslaw Milosz Centennial Celebration

A centennial celebration of Czeslaw Milosz at his home on Grizzly Peak. 

July 24, 2011

Mark Danner at the Winnipeg Human Rights Museum

Mark Danner interviewed by Isabelle Masson at the Museum for Human Rights in Winnipeg, Canada.

June 28, 2011

Music in a Time of War

Mark Danner and Peter Sellars discuss George Crumb's "Winds of Destiny," and the role of humanities in our public life.

June 18, 2011

UC Riverside Commencement 2011- Remake This America: It Needs It

Mark Danner speaking at the humanities commencement for the University of California, Riverside. 

June 12, 2011

Ojai Festival 2011- Music in the Time of War Symposium

Deeply passionate about music, politics and theater, Peter Sellars and Mark Danner discuss how " the moral concerns of the U.S. as a polity and a great power must stem, ultimately, from a grounding in the humanities."

June 10, 2011

Man behind Srebrenica Massacre faces Court

Mark Danner speaks about the Mladic arrest on ABC News Australia. 

Tags: Bosnia | Srebrenica

May 27, 2011

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