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MENA Monday Night at the Evanston Public Library: Prospects for US Middle East Policy in the Next Four Years — Bassam Haddad

When: Monday, January 30, 2017
6:00 PM - 7:30 PM CT

Where: Evanston Public Library, 1st Floor, Community Room, 1703 Orrington Avenue, Evanston, IL 60201

Audience: Faculty/Staff - Student - Public - Post Docs/Docs - Graduate Students

Cost: free

Contact: Lexy Gore   (847) 467-5314

Group: Middle East and North African Studies

Category: Lectures & Meetings


Professor Haddad will examine US policy toward the Middle East at a critical juncture in the region’s history, with an emphasis on cases in which the United States is directly involved. He will draw on a decades-long history of US relations with the region and will address the prospects for US Middle East policy under a Trump administration.

Bassam Haddad is Director of the Middle East and Islamic Studies Program and Associate Professor at the Schar School of Policy and Government at George Mason University.

This event is part of the Monday Night MENA series, a partnership between Northwestern's MENA Program and Evanston Public Library aimed at improving the public's understanding of the MENA region and allowing space for questions and discussion. Monday Night MENA events are free of charge and open to the public.

Registration is not required, but helps us plan our seating. You may register with the Evanston Public Library online or by calling the Reference Desk at 847-448-8630.

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