Upcoming Events - Free Speech Movement Café Educational Program Series

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A Forum on Syria

Location: FSM Café at Moffitt Library, UC Berkeley
Date: Wednesday, October 29, 2014
Time: 6:00-8:00 pm

Over the past three years, more than a 100,000 Syrians have died and millions have been displaced in the escalating civil war between the Syrian Central Government, fighting to remain in power, and ethno-sectarian forces and combatants determined to create an Islamic State. Come hear Professors Fred H. Lawson and Christian Sinclair, experts on the Middle East, discuss the conflict and its ramifications.

Fred H. Lawson

Professor of Government at Mills College and Past President of the Syrian Studies Association. Author of Global Security Watch Syria (2013)

Christian Sinclair

Assistant Director, Center for Middle Eastern Studies at University of Arizona and President of the Kurdish Studies Association. Expertise in Kurdish Studies, particularly: Kurdish media, Syrian Kurdish politics.

This event is free and open to the public.
All are welcome to participate.
Snacks and beverages will be provided.

Sponsored by the University Library’s Free Speech Movement Café Programs Committee & Free Speech Movement 50th Anniversary

For more information: skhanaka@berkeley.edu.

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