Syria, Russia, ISIS and the Tumultuous Transformations of the Arab World

Date: 

Tue, 10/27/2015 - 6:00pm

The Center for Middle Eastern Studies Presents

Distinguished Lecture by Rami G. Khouri

Rami G. Khouri is a senior public policy fellow and was the founding director of the Issam Fares Institute for Public Policy and International Affairs at the American University of Beirut, and is currently a fellow at the Harvard Kennedy School. His journalistic work includes writing books and an internationally syndicated column, and he also serves as editor at large of the Beirut-based Daily Star newspaper.

He was executive editor of the Daily Star in 2003-2005, and before that had been editor-in-chief of the Jordan Times for seven years, when he also wrote for many years from Amman, Jordan for leading internationalpublications, including the Financial Times, the Boston Globe, and the Washington Post. He has hosted programs on archaeology, history, and current publicaffairs on Jordan Television and Radio Jordan. He often comments on Mideast issues in the international media.

 

 

LOCATION:
Koffler 204
1340 E. University Blvd.
 

Lecture is free and open to the public. Doors open at 5.30pm.
The closest parking garages are the Second St. Garage and Cherry Avenue Garage

This lecture is co-sponsored by the School of Middle East & North African Studies, the School of Government and Public Policy, and the Center for Border & Global Journalism.