Selected Videos and Podcasts

Mendis Named Distinguished Visiting Professor of China’s Northwest University, Asian American Press, November 15, 2017.

Harvard Sinologist Speaks on Sri Lanka, Hong Kong and China’s Belt and Road Initiative, Financial Times, October 23, 2017.

Mendis Completes Lecture Tour of New Zealand and Australia, Asian American Press, August 20, 2017.

Are We Getting a Clear Picture of Trump’s Foreign Policy? (CRI Interview in Beijing) China Radio International, June 12, 2017.

Mendis Re-appointed as Researcher at Harvard’s Fairbank Center, Asian American Press, June 2, 2017.

We Are Liberal Arts: Patrick’s Story (College of Liberal Arts), University of Minnesota, March 2, 2017.

Mendis Featured in Interviews, Hubert H. Humphrey School of Public Affairs, January 19, 2017.

An Exclusive Interview with Prof. Patrick Mendis (by Zaiyi Jiang), Xinhua CNC News, November 6, 2016.

US Expert on Belt & Road Initiative, Xinhua CNC News, November 5, 2016.

Harvard Expert on China’s Peaceful Rise: Exclusive Interview with U.S. Scholar Patrick Mendis on China’s Foreign Policy, Beijing Review, November 3, 2016.

Harvard University Scholar’s Assessment of Risks and Challenges Along the Way of Belt and Road Initiative, The Pangoal Institution, Beijing, October 28, 2016.

International Seminar on Recent Trends in the South China Sea, Vietnam National University, Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam, July 22, 2016.

Listed in “13 World Famous People Born in Sri Lanka,” මේ ලෝප්‍රකට සම්මානනීය පුද්ගලයො ලංකාවෙ ඉපදුණු අය බව ඔබ දැන සිටියාද?, Aniwa Lanka, June 20, 2016.

Sri Lanka Business Magazine (Colombo) interview on Sino-American relations in Sri Lanka, Lanka Monthly Digest, February 16, 2016. (click here for YouTube).

The Trans-Pacific Partnership or the One Belt, One Road Strategy? The Future of Sino-American Trade Relations in the Asia-Pacific Region, Harvard Kennedy School-Ash Center for Democratic Governance and Innovation, November 12, 2015. To view photos, click here.

Peking University Welcomes a Harvard Scholar, China Information Center, September 10, 2015.

Peaceful War: A Conversation with Chief of Staff Frank Neville, George Mason University, GMU-TV, September 9, 2014.

Peaceful War: Beijing’s Up Close interview by Eyee Hsu, China Central Television, November 23, 2013.

Dialogue with US Secretary of State Colin Powell, Aspen Institute (with Walter Isaacson) in Washington, D.C., November 7, 2012.

Orville Freeman Prof. Robert Kudrle launched the Trade for Peace book in the Humphrey School of Public Affairs at the University of Minnesota in Minneapolis, May 29, 2009.

CEO Dr. Margaret Carlson of the University of Minnesota Alumni Association and the associate vice president of the University of Minnesota remarked on the alumni after the book launch in Minneapolis, June 12, 2009.

Exclusive Interview on Trade for Peace with the China Daily in Beijing, June 22, 2009.

In collaboration with the Harvard Club of Washington and Sir Arthur C. Clarke of the World Academy of Art & Science, Ambassador Bernard Goonatilake co-sponsored a fund-raising-book event for the tsunami victims at the Embassy of Sri Lanka (with the Assistant USTR of the White House) in Washington, D.C.

Interview on Glocalizaiton by Prof. Shelton Williams, President of the Osgood Center for International Studies at the Johns Hopkins School of Advanced International Studies, Washington, D.C.

See selected photos in Instagram.