Watson Institute for International and Public Affairs

World Affairs Council of RI -- Middle East Politics: Cradle of Unrest

Tuesday, April 13, 2010

5 p.m. – 9 p.m.

The Hope Club, 6 Benevolent Street, Providence (Dress: Jacket & Tie). Call now to reserve at (401) 228–8657. Reservations are necessary.

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THE WORLD AFFAIRS COUNCIL OF RHODE ISLAND is pleased to invite you to our next headline event...

Middle East Politics: Cradle of Unrest
• Two weeks after Israeli settlements touched off unusually high tensions with Israel's closest ally, Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu heads home from Washington, D.C. without a resolution
• Razor thin margin to separate Iraq election blocs
• Protests in Iran provide glimpse of fragmented state

Dr. F. Gregory Gause, Middle East Expert, Scholar and Author will join us on
Tuesday, April 13, 2010 at 6:00 p.m. 

Dr. Gause will lead the Great Decisions 2010 discussion on the Persian Gulf at 5:00 p.m.

Dr. Gause is Kuwait Foundation Visiting Professor of International Affairs at the Harvard University Kennedy School of Government and Professor of Political Science at the University of Vermont. He will report on his recent trip to the Persian Gulf and detail highlights from his newly published book International Relations of the Persian Gulf.

Please check www.worldaffairscouncilri.org for more details.

Location: The Hope Club, 6 Benevolent Street, Providence (Dress: Jacket & Tie)

Dinner, Guest Speaker and Great Decisions: $35/Members $40/Non-Members (Credit Cards Accepted) Student Discount 

Call Now to reserve at (401) 228–8657 . Reservations are necessary.