Bay Area Atheists/Agnostics/Humanists/Freethinkers/Skeptics Message Board › Event Tomorrow 4 pm UC Berkeley Islam, Politics
|A former member||
There will be a cool panel discussion of the type I've been attending. These are generally very high level but lucid discussions on politics. Islam, Global Politics, and U.S. Foreign Policy
Wednesday, August 29, 2007, 4:00 p.m.
Booth Auditorium, Boalt School of Law, UCB
A panel discussion featuring:
Fawaz A. Gerges: Christian A. Johnson Professor of International Affairs and Middle East Studies, Sarah Lawrence College
His publications include The Far Enemy: Why Islam Went Global and The Journey of a Jihadist: Inside Muslim Militancy
Ira Lapidus, Emeritus Professor of History, UCB
His publications include A History of Islamic Societies and Contemporary Islamic Movements in Historical Perspective
Darius Zahedi, Lecturer, International and Area Studies, UCB
He is the author of The Iranian Revolution Then and Now: Indicators of Regime Instability and the editor of Iran in the New Millennium: Opportunities and Challenges
This event is Free and open to the public. (And they sometimes have goodies to munch and imbibe...)
Feed your head. It's really all you've got.