Destroying Yemen: What Chaos in Arabia Tells Us About the World
This program is part of our Good Litseries, underwritten by the Bernard Osher Foundation.
Since 2015, a Saudi-led coalition, supported by Britain and the United States, has waged a devastating war on Yemen, resulting in a humanitarian disaster largely ignored by the world's media. Isa Blumi, a noted historian, senior lecturer and associate professor at Stockholm University (specializing in Ottoman history, Albania and Yemen) will discuss his latest book, Destroying Yemen: What Chaos in Arabia Tells Us About the World, published by UC Press.
MLF: Middle East
November 16, 2018
The Commonwealth Club 110 The Embarcadero Max Thelen Boardroom San Francisco, 94105 United States
Author, Destroying Yemen: What Chaos in Arabia Tells Us About the World
Former Jerusalem Bureau Chief and Middle East Correspondent, The Washington Post; Former State Department Correspondent, Bloomberg News, Former Washington Bureau Chief, The Jerusalem Post; Former Jerusalem Correspondent, Reuters; Contributor, San Francisco Chronicle; Carlos Kelly McClatchy Lecturer, Department of Communication at Stanford University—Moderator
11:30 a.m. check-in noon program
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