SAR Speaker Series: Western Illinois University

Thursday, Sep 28 2017 7:00 am

Event Location Lamoine Room, University Union, Western Illinois University, Macomb, IL, United States
Co-sponsors Western Illinois University
In Event Types: Lecture Speaker Series

Western Illinois University will host “Living Dangerously,” a lecture by Riad Ismat, a Syrian SAR scholar and recognized playwright, director, and author.

As part of Western Illinois University’s International Day of Peace celebration, Riad Ismat will share his experiences from his native Syria, where he and his family received threats to their lives as a result of his status as a well-known public intellectual.

This event is free and open to the public.