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Scholars Discuss Iraq After Decade of War

April 18-19 Conference Marks 10 Year Anniversary of War in Iraq

April 8, 2013

What:

“Iraq After 10 Years of War: Its Causes and Consequences,” a free conference open to the public, will be held April 18-19 at Cal State Fullerton. Topics to be discussed include: “Iraq: Domestic Politics”; “Iraq, the U.S. and Regional Dynamics”; “Pedagogical Issues in Teaching Iraq and the Middle East”; and “A Decade in Review.” 

When:

Thursday and Friday, April 18-19
9 a.m.-5 p.m. both days

Where:

Pollak Library, Room 360 
Cal State Fullerton
800 N. State College Blvd., Fullerton 92831

Conference Schedule:

The complete schedule of events is available online.

Why:

 “This war was controversial from the beginning,” said Mitch Avila, associate dean of the College of Humanities and Social Sciences. “We owe it to ourselves and to our nation to soberly and carefully examine the war and its aftermath. The college is thrilled to have the opportunity to help host and sponsor such a significant conference organized by William Haddad, emeritus professor of history and co-editor of the  International Journal of Contemporary Iraqi Studies.”

Parking:

$2 per hour or $8 for a daily permit Monday though Friday. Details available online.

Sponsors:

CSUF College of Humanities and Social Sciences and the History Department

More Info:

William Haddad657-278-3712

Media Contact:

Mimi Ko Cruz, 657-278-7586

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