Romania’s Emergence from Communism

Event Date: 
Thursday, November 8, 2018
Event Time: 
12:00 p.m.
019 Bendheim Hall
Amb. Alfred H. Moses, former US Ambassador to Romania
Event Type: 
RSVP Required
Faculty/Student Only
Book cover Bucharest Diary Romania's Journey from Darkness to Light An American ambassador's memoir by Alfred H. Moses

The Liechtenstein Institute on Self-Determination at Princeton University will host lunch talk, "Romania’s Emergence from Communism," with former US Ambassador to Romania, Alfred H. Moses, on Thursday, November 8, 2018, at 12:00 p.m. in 019 Bendheim Hall. Ambassador Moses will discuss his new book, Bucharest Diary: Romania's Journey from Darkness to Light (Brookings, 2018). The event is open to Princeton faculty and students only. To attend RSVP to Angella Sandford.

Alfred H. Moses served as US Ambassador to Romania from 1994-97, and in September 1999 was appointed by President Clinton as his Special Presidential Emissary for the Cyprus Problem. From 1980-1981 he served as Special Advisor and Special Counsel to President Jimmy Carter. Moses is Vice Chairman of Promontory Interfinancial Network, and was Senior Partner and Chief Strategy Officer at Promontory Financial Group until March 2015. Before that was Chief Counsel and Chief Operating Officer. He was a partner at Covington & Burling for over 40 years and now serves as a senior counsel there.

Moses received his law degree from Georgetown University in 1956, where he was editor of the Georgetown Law Review, and his bachelor’s degree from Dartmouth College in 1951. He also attended Princeton University's Woodrow Wilson School in 1951-52.