War Panel

The panelists talked about the phenomenon of strategically directed terror in militarized conflicts. Dexter Filkins talked about Iraq… read more

The panelists talked about the phenomenon of strategically directed terror in militarized conflicts. Dexter Filkins talked about Iraq and Afghanistan from 1998-2008 and focused on the daily life of the civilians. Max Kennedy talked about the different philosophical approaches to war between Japan and the United States in World War II. They answered questions from the audience.

Dexter Filkins is the author of the book The Forever War, published by Knopf. Max Kennedy is the author of Danger’s Hour: The Story of the USS Bunker Hill and the Kamikaze Pilot Who Crippled Her published by Simon and Schuster.

The event was held during the Miami Book Fair in Miami, Florida. close

*The transcript for this program was compiled from uncorrected Closed Captioning.

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War Panel

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Program ID:
282405-8
Category:
Public Affairs Event
Format:
Speech
Location:
Miami, Florida, United States
First Aired:
Nov 16, 2008
Last Aired:
Jan 26, 2009

Airing Details

  • Nov 16, 2008 | 4:04pm EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Jan 24, 2009 | 3:42pm EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Jan 26, 2009 | 3:59am EST | C-SPAN 2
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