Dr. Jacek Lubecki, assistant professor of political science, and Dr. Clea Bunch, assistant professor of history, will be the featured speakers in the three-part lecture series, â€śPeace and Reconciliation in Iraq: Where Do We Go From Here?â€ť The series is hosted by the Arkansas Coalition for Peace and Justice.
All lectures are free and open to the public and will be held in the University of Arkansas Cooperative Extension Service Auditorium at 2301 South University Avenue.
Tuesday, September 23, 7:00 pm
Part 1: Diplomacy in Iraq: What Must Be Done? What Can Be Reasonably Expected? Who Must Be Involved in the Process?
Speaker: Dr. Bunch
Tuesday, October 14, 7:00 pm
Part 2: Terrorism and Physical Security in Iraq: What Must Be Done to End the Violence?
Speaker: Dr. Lubecki
Tuesday, October 21, 7:00 pm
Part 3: What are the positions on Iraq of the two major Presidential candidates?
Speakers: Drs. Lubecki and Bunch
Support for this ACPJ project comes in part by a grant from the Arkansas Humanities Council and the Department of Arkansas Heritage. Co-sponsors include the UALR Middle Eastern Studies Program, the University of Arkansas International Studies Program, and the Arkansas Chapter of Womenâ€™s Action for New Directions (WAND).
For more information, contact the Arkansas Coalition for Peace and Justice at 501.952.8181.