Visions of the Middle East with Henry Siegman

Event offered by:
Foreign Policy Association
Overseas Press Club of America

Event Details

Wednesday, March 20, 2002
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM 
New York, NY
Event type
Lecture / Panel  

Event Description

Mr. Henry Siegman, Senior Fellow & Director, U.S./ Middle East Project at the Council on Foreign Relations will deliver a lecture, co-sponsored by the Overseas Press Club of America, as part of the Middle East Lecture Series: Visions of the Middle East: Past, Present and Future.

Event Speakers

    • Henry Siegman - Speaker
      Senior Fellow & Director, U.S./ Middle East Project, Council on Foreign Relations


      Mr. Siegman's experience includes:

      Executive Director, the American Jewish Congress (1978-94); Resident Scholar, the Rockefeller Study Center, Bellagio, Italy (1992); Founder, the International Jewish Committee for Interreligious Consultations (1968); Director, the American Association for Middle East Studies and Editor of its quarterly publication, Middle East Studies (1958-63).


      Selected publications:


      Strengthening Palestinian Public Institutions (1999), U.S. Middle East Policy and the Peace Process (1997) (Council-sponsored Independent Task Force Reports); "Arab Unity and Disunity," in The Contemporary Middle East (1965); author of over one hundred articles and essays on the Middle East in the New York Times, the Washington Post, Commentary Magazine, International Herald Tribune, the Nation, the Middle East Journal, Islamic World, Journal of Ecumenical Studies, Jerusalem Post, Al-Ahram, Al-Hayat, and Ashraq al-Awsat.

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