Part of a statewide tour by Dr. James Zogby, president of the Arab-American Institute
A lecturer and scholar on Middle East issues, U.S.-Arab relations, and the history of the Arab American community, Dr. Zogby appears frequently on television and radio. A regular guest on all the major network news programs and a featured blogger on The Huffington Post, he is the author of several books including Arab Voices and What Arabs Think: Values, Beliefs and Concerns.
Dr. Zogby has testified before U.S. House and Senate committees, has been guest speaker on a number of occasions in the Secretary’s Open Forum at the U.S. Department of State, and has addressed the United Nations and other international forums. He is a member of the Council on Foreign Relations.
Free & open to the public and accessible to all.
Sponsors include Veterans for Peace, AFSC—Middle East Peace Education Project, Arab American Institute, Catholic Peace Ministry, Des Moines Area Ecumenical Committee for Peace, Methodist Federation for Social Action, Plymouth Peace Committee, the Progressive Coalition of Central Iowa and Grace UMC Church and Society, and Womens International League for Peace and Freedom.
For more info, contact Kathleen McQuillen at 515-274-4851, ext. 22 or KMcquillen@afsc.org.