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Conversation: “Black Wave: Saudi Arabia, Iran, and the Forty-Year Rivalry that Unraveled Culture, Religion, and Collective Memory in the Middle East,” with Kim Ghattas
February 17, 2021 | 12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Join Professor Bruce Jentleson in conversation with Kim Ghattas, Senior Fellow at the Carnegie Endowment for International Peace and former BBC Journalist, as they discuss her new book that details the decades long rivalry between Saudi Arabia and Iran.
Organized by the Duke Program in American Grand Strategy, co-sponsored by the Duke-UNC Consortium for Middle East Studies.