Book Discussion on Voices from the Middle East
Authors talked about their books on the Middle East and current events in the region. After the presentations, they responded to… read more
Authors talked about their books on the Middle East and current events in the region. After the presentations, they responded to questions from members of the audience. Professor William Quandt moderated.
The panelists were: Chas Freeman (America’s Misadventures in the Middle East), Laila El-Haddad (Gaza Mom: Palestine, Politics, Parenting, and Everything In Between), and Joshua Foust (Afghanistan Journal: Selections from Registan.net).
“Voices from the Middle East” was a panel at the Virginia Festival of the Book in Charlottesville, Virginia. Held in the City Council Chambers on Saturday, March 19, 2011, it was hosted by Just World Books. close
*The transcript for this program was compiled from uncorrected Closed Captioning.
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- Foust, Joshua Contributing Editor Current Intelligence
- Freeman, Chas W. Jr. Ambassador (Former) United States->Saudi Arabia
- Quandt, William B. Professor University of Virginia->Wilson (Woodrow) Department of Politics
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