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A Conversation with David D. Kirkpatrick

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Date:
November 5
Time:
1:30 pm - 3:00 pm
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Kumble Theater
1 University Plaza
Brooklyn, NY 11201 United States

Monday | November 5, 2018 | 1:30 PM

Richard L. Conolly College of Liberal Arts & Sciences at LIU Brooklyn presents:

A Conversation with David D. Kirkpatrick

Come meet author and investigative reporter David D. Kirkpatrick. The author of Into the Hands of the Soldiers and former New York Times bureau chief stationed in Cairo from the beginning of 2011 through the end of 2015, He covered the Arab Spring uprisings in Egypt, Tunisia and Libya, and he has also written for the Times while in Syria, Iraq, Bahrain, Saudi Arabia, and Jordan.

His book Into the Hands of the Soldiers: Freedom and Chaos on Egypt and the Middle East is a “…street-level account of the Egyptian revolution and its aftermath…” – The New Yorker

Book: Into the Hands of the Soldiers, Freedom and Chaos on Egypt and the Middle East

Moderator: Dr. Dalia Fahmy, Associate Professor, Political Science

Free Admission

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