Public Talk: "Assad, ISIS, Obama & U.S. Middle East Policy"

Public Talk: "Assad, ISIS, Obama & U.S. Middle East Policy: Reese Erlich Gives a Reporter’s First Hand Account"

Thursday, November 13th, 6:30 pm
Communication Department Hub, Third Floor
Integrative Learning Center (ILC) UMass Amherst

Independent Journalist Reese Erlich has just returned from the Kurdish region of Northern Iraq. His illustrated lecture will assess the rise of ISIS and whether the U.S. military re-engagement helps or hurts the effort to stop it.

Erlich's talk is co-sponsored by College of Social and Behavioral Sciences, Department of Communication, Department of Economics, Department of Journalism, PAWSS (Peace & World Security Studies), and STPEC (Social Thought & Political Economy)

Event Date: 
Thursday, November 13, 2014 - 6:30pm to 8:30pm