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Friday, February 22
Ways Out of War: Peacemakers in the Middle East and Balkans, edited by Mona Fixdal, University of Oslo
Book discussion

Ambassador Daniel Kurtzer, Former Ambassador to Israel and Egypt and Woodrow Wilson School Lecturer and S. Daniel Abraham Visiting Professor in Middle East Policy Studies

Ambassador Samuel Lewis, Former Ambassador to Israel, Former Director of Policy Planning Staff and past President and CEO of the United States Institute of Peace

The Honorable Harold Saunders ‘52, Former U.S. Assistant Secretary of State for Near Eastern and South Asian Affairs and current Director of International Affairs, Kettering Foundation

The Honorable Tamara Cofman Wittes, Former U.S. Deputy Assistant Secretary of State for Near Eastern Affairs and current Director, Saban Center for Middle East Policy, Brookings Institution

10:00 a.m.11:30 a.m.
Of Empires and Citizens: Pro-America Democracy or No Democracy at All?
PIIRS Director's Book Forum
Amaney Jamal, Associate Professor of Politics and Director of both the Mamdouha S. Bobst Center for Peace and Justice and the Workshop on Arab Political Development
12:00 p.m. 1:30 p.m.
Administrative Law as a Vehicle for Political Reform in China
Program in Law and Public Affairs
Wang Xixin, Vice-Dean and Professor of Law, and Founding Director of the Center for Public Participation Studies and Support, Peking University Law School, Beijing, China
12:00 p.m. 1:30 p.m.