For centuries there has been this motion of a lack of stability through out the Middle East. This issue becomes much more important in the context of the recent events and the rise of extremist through out the region. This event traces the history of Middle East struggles and conflicts, in the context of educational and cultural practices through both a presentation and a discussion panel with acclaimed scholars.
Keynote speech by Professor Bill Brandon, a retired professor from UNC Charlotte and a well-known name in Middle East Studies. He served for two years as a Peace Corps Volunteer in Shiraz in the 1960s.