Wednesday, December 7, 2011
Juan Cole, Richard P. Mitchell Collegiate Professor of History,University of MichiganProfessor Cole has written several books on the region recently including Engaging the Muslim World (Palgrave Macmillan, March, 2009) and Napoleon's Egypt: Invading the Middle East (Palgrave Macmillan, 2007). Furthermore, he has made many guest appearances on shows such as Charlie Rose, Nightline, Anderson Cooper 360, The Colbert Report, Rachel Maddow, and several others as an expert on the region. He also authors a widely read independent blog titled, "Informed Comment," which explores history, religion, the Middle East, and other issues. Event is sponsored by the Iraqi Students' Association.