Don Oberdorfer

Don Oberdorfer

Donald Oberdorfer Jr. was an American professor at the Paul H. Nitze School of Advanced International Studies at Johns Hopkins University with a specialty in Korea, and was a journalist for 38 years, 25 of them with 'The Washington Post'. He is the author of five books and several academic papers. Wikipedia*

On the C-SPAN Networks:
Don Oberdorfer has 40 videos in the C-SPAN Video Library; the first appearance was a 1983 Call-In as a Correspondent for the Diplomacy of the Washington Post. The year with the most videos was 2003 with six videos as a Resident Scholar for the Korean Studies of the Nitze (Paul H.) School of Advanced International Studies. The year with the highest average number of views per program was 2001 with an average of 312 views per program. Most appearances with Brian Lamb (6), Donald P. Gregg (3), Wendy R. Sherman (2). Most common tags: Korea (North), Korea (South), Vietnam War.

Appearances by Title:c. September 1, 2006 - Present Chairman, U.S.-Korea Institute, Nitze (Paul H.) School of Advanced International Studies Videos: 3 c. September 20, 2006 - Present Journalist in Residence, Nitze (Paul H.) School of Advanced International Studies Videos: 3 c. July 1, 1994 - Present Resident Scholar, Korean Studies, Nitze (Paul H.) School of Advanced International Studies Videos: 18 c. January 1, 2006 - Present Chairman, National Association of Home Builders Videos: 0


Correspondent, Diplomacy, [Washington Post] c. April 5, 1983 - c. September 8, 1993 Videos: 16

Recent Appearances

  • U.S. Policy Toward Korea

    U.S. Policy Toward Korea

    South Korean Ambassador to the U.S. Han Duk-soo talked about the Obama administration’s policy toward toward the Korean…

  • <em>The Coldest Winter</em>

    The Coldest Winter

    Panelists talked about the life and work of the late David Halberstam, focusing on his final book, The Coldest Winter: America and the…

  • <em>The Confidante</em>

    The Confidante

    Glenn Kessler talked about his book, The Confidante: Condoleezza Rice and the Creation of the Bush Legacy, published by St.…

  • U.S.-North Korea Relations

    U.S.-North Korea Relations

    Asian scholars spoke about U.S. relations with North Korea, North Korean nuclear development programs, United Nations…

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