PCG: Graeme Wood

Date: 

Friday, December 2, 2022, 12:00pm to 2:00pm

Location: 

K354, CGIS Knafel, 1737 Cambridge St.

The Program on Constitutional Government (PCG) invites you to attend a talk with Graeme Wood on, "Liberalism and Despotism in the Middle East."

Lunch is provided, RSVP requiredpcg@gov.harvard.edu

Graeme Wood is a National Correspondent at The Atlantic. He joined the magazine in 2006 after three years in Iraq as a journalist, hitchhiker, and deliveryman. Since then, he has written on diverse topics and from every continent. His 2015 cover story on ISIS, "What ISIS Really Wants," is the most widely-read story in the magazine's modern history. He is the author of a 2017 book on the Islamic State, The Way of the Strangers: Encounters with the Islamic State. He has also written for The American Scholar, Businessweek, The New Yorker, and Jane's Intelligence Review. He was the 2015-2016 Edward R. Murrow Press Fellow at the Council on Foreign Relations. A graduate of Deep Springs College, Harvard University, and The American University in Cairo, he is a lecturer in political science at Yale University.

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