The Syria Dilemma: A Critical Dialogue

Monday, December 2

Time: 7:30 pm

Location: Earl Hall, Columbia University

The panel will feature

  *   Kenneth Roth

Executive Director of Human Rights Watch & a contributor to The Syria Dilemma

  *   Michael Walzer

Professor Emeritus, School of Social Science, Institute for Advanced Study, Princeton, author of Just and Unjust Wars and Arguing About War

  *   Nader Hashemi

Director of the Center for Middle East Studies, Josef Korbel School of International Studies, University of Denver & co-editor of The Syria Dilemma

  *   Bassel Korkor

US Legal Advisor, National Coalition of Syrian Revolution and Opposition Forces (Washington and United Nations offices)


  *   Saskia Sassen

Robert S. Lynd Professor of Sociology & Co-Chair of The Committee on Global Thought, Columbia University

No registration necessary. Free and open to the public. First-come, first-seated. This event is organized by the Committee on Global Thought.  

Co-sponsors include:

  • Arnold A. Saltzman Institute of War & Peace Studies  
  • Boston Review  
  • Center for International Conflict Resolution, SIPA 
  • Center for Middle East Studies  
  • Dissent 
  • Human Rights & Humanitarian Policy Concentration at SIPA 
  • Human Rights Watch