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Coffee social: The Rise of the Islamic State in Iran and Syria Bookmark and Share

Feb 6

9 a.m. @ 79th Avenue Theatre

Coffee social at 9:30 a.m.

Presentation/discussion at 10 a.m.

Joseph Fitsanakis, associate professor, Department of Politics and Geography

Joseph Fitsanakis will outline the rise of ISIS in the Middle East and lead attendees in a group discussion. The discussion will focus on understanding the conditions that led to the meteoric rise of ISIS in the Middle East, the current state of the organization, as well as the challenges it poses for America’s foreign policy.

Contact Dyer Institute for Leadership and Public Policy for additional information