• October 10, 2007

FYI Upcoming Appearances

FYI Upcoming Appearances


For those in DC or the Boston area, FYI:  I”ll be doing the following events over the next two weeks, all of which I assume are open to the public though you may have to RSVP:


October 16:   Inaugural Event of the Institute for Middle East Studies: The Middle East and the United States: Perception and Misperception.  With Ambassador Edward W. Gnehm, Jr., Hafez Mirazi, Former Host of From Washington, Al Jazeera, and Robin Wright, Correspondent, The Washington Post.  Tuesday, October 16, 2007, 6:00 PM- 7:30 PM, Lindner Family Commons, Room 602. Elliott School of International Affairs, 1957 E Street, NW. Please send RSVP to: [email protected]


October 18: “Islamist Wars of Ideas.”   Center for International Development and Conflict Management, University of Maryland. Middle East Seminar Series, sponsored by the Sadat Chair. 12:30 – 2:00.


October 20-21.  The Middle East Today:  New Perspectives on a Changing Landscape.  Two day conference at the Crown Center for Middle East Studies, Brandeis University.  I”ll be speaking on Saturday about the future of the Muslim Brotherhood.  Registration forms available at the link.


October 26.  DACOR Annual Foundation Conference – “The Middle East” – GWU Campus. Panel on Iraq.  I assume this is open to the public, but am not sure of the details.

Did I mention that I have two articles due by October 19 and a giant pile of midterm essays to grade?  Did I already whine about jet lag?  Poor old me – I feel a self-pitying rap coming on.   OK, done.  Back to work.