Western Bombs, Eastern Destruction: What the idea of regime change has wrought from Iraq to Libya

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Book Launch and discussion with Vijay Prashad on the geopolitics of the Middle East in the broader context of revolutionary history,  featuring Aaron Jakes and Ahmad Shokr.

Vijay Prashad is George and Martha Kellner Chair in South Asian History and Professor of International Studies, Trinity College.

Aaron Jakes is assistant professor of historical studies at the New School, where he is also a faculty fellow at the Robert L. Heilbroner Center for Capitalism Studies.

Ahmad Shokr is a Junior Research Fellow at the Crown Center for Middle East Studies at Brandeis University and Assistant Professor of History at Swarthmore College.

 

Friday, December 9 at 12:30 PM - 2 PM EST

Institute for Public Knowledge
20 Cooper Square, 5th Floor, New York, NY 10003

 

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South Asia | NYU