Arab-Israeli peace is lecture topic
Posted September 17, 2008; 05:18 p.m.
Aaron David Miller, a former Department of State adviser on Arab-Israeli peace negotiations, will speak on U.S. involvement in the Middle East peace process at 4:30 p.m. Monday, Sept. 22, in Dodds Auditorium, Robertson Hall.
Miller's lecture shares the title of his recent book "The Much Too Promised Land: America's Elusive Search for Arab-Israeli Peace."
Miller is currently a public policy scholar at the Woodrow Wilson Center in Washington, D.C. From 2003 to 2006 he was president of Seeds of Peace, a nonprofit organization dedicated to building leadership skills among young people from regions of conflict. For the previous two decades, he served at the Department of State as an adviser to six secretaries of state, helping formulate U.S. policy on the Middle East and the Arab-Israel peace process. He has written three books on the Middle East.
The lecture is sponsored by the Woodrow Wilson School of Public and International Affairs.