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Learning From Libya: Foreign Intervention and the Libyan War

  • Maison Francaise, Buell Hall (2nd floor), Columbia University (map)

Panelists: Michael Doyle, Souleymane Bachir Diagne, and Mahmood Mamdani
Moderated by Timothy Mitchell.

This panel discussion will focus on the recent events in Libya, including the origins and evolution of the conflict, the role of the UN and the African Union, Gadhafi's death, and the implications of foreign intervention. Following each panelist's presentation, there will be a 1 hour discussion between the panel and audience. A small reception will follow. 

Co-sponsored by the Middle East Institute, and the Institute for African Studies.