America's Wars in the Muslim World
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Speaker(s): Dr Alia Brahimi, Professor Fawaz Gerges, Nir Rosen
Chair: Professor Mary Kaldor
Recorded on 26 January 2011 in Sheikh Zayed Theatre, New Academic Building.
This event celebrates the publication of Aftermath by Nir Rosen and Jihad and Just War in the War on Terror by Alia Brahimi. While Rosen chronicles the devastating consequences on the ground, Brahimi explores the problematic ideology driving the leaders above. Alia Brahimi is a research fellow at LSE Global Governance and a senior research associate of the Changing Character of War programme at the University of Oxford. Fawaz Gerges is the director of the Middle East Centre at LSE. Nir Rosen is a freelance writer, photographer and filmmaker who has worked in Iraq, Afghanistan, Pakistan, and Somalia.
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