Panel on the Arab Spring and the Fall of the Iron Curtain
OCT 18, 2013 | 6:00 PM TO 8:30 PM
The Graduate Center
365 Fifth Avenue
The Polish Consulate, NYC
October 18, 2013: 6:00 PM-8:30 PM
MEMEAC and the CUNY BA Program
Speakers: Dr. Elzbieta Matynia, The New School University; Yasmine El Rashidi, Lewis Center for the Arts Hodder Fellow for 2012-13, Princeton University; Dr. Jillian Schwedler, UMass Amherst; Richard Hornik, Stony Brook University School of Journalism and TIME’s bureau chief in Warsaw (1981-83); Mustapha Tlili, Director of the Center for Dialogues at New York University and Senior Advisor to the UN High Representative for the Alliance of Civilizations; Ambassador Muhamed Sacribey, former Permanent Representative to the United Nations of Bosnia and Herzegovina.
Moderated by: Sylvana Habdank-Kołaczkowska, Project Director at Freedom House.
Co-sponsored by: CUNY BA Academic Conference Series, The Polish Consulate of New York and the Middle East and Middle Eastern American Center at the Graduate Center, CUNY.