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Bustani Middle East Seminar Features Irene Gendzier

Irene Gendzier, professor in the Department of Political Science at Boston University and the author of a number of books and articles dealing with U.S. foreign policy in the Middle East, will speak at the Emile Bustani Middle East Seminar Series today, Feb. 26, at 4:30 p.m. in E51-395.

She will deliver a talk titled "Dying to Forget: The Foundation of U.S. Policy in the Middle East," based on her research for a soon to be released book under the same title.

The Emile Bustani Middle East Seminar is organized under the auspices of the MIT Center for International Studies, which conducts research on contemporary international issues and provides an opportunity for faculty and students to share perspectives and exchange views.

Each year the Bustani Seminar invites scholars, journalists, consultants and other experts from the Middle East, Europe and the United States to MIT to present recent research findings on contemporary politics, society and culture, and economic and technological development in the Middle East.

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