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Upcoming Capitol Hill Briefing on the Humanities in the 21st Century

Addressing National Security and Other Global Challenges through Cultural UnderstandingA Briefing on the Humanities in the 21st Century will be held on Thursday, May 16, from 2:15-3:15 p.m. in the Rayburn House Office Building, Room 2253, Washington, D.C. 

This timely briefing will feature the following panelists:

  • Carter V. Findley, an expert on Turkey and the modern Middle East, is Humanities Distinguished Professor in the History Department, Ohio State University.
  • Alexander Huang, an expert on China and globalization, is Associate Professor of English, International Affairs, Theatre, and East Asian Languages and Literatures, George Washington University.
  • Eli Sugarman, a Truman Security Fellow, is Senior Director at Gryphon Partners LLC, an advisory and investment firm that counsels leading international business and non-profit organizations on market entry, dispute avoidance, and strategic communications in Afghanistan, Iraq, and the broader Middle East.

Please RSVP to Robert Madrid at Download an invitational flyer here.

This briefing is sponsored by the National Humanities Alliance in cooperation with the Congressional Humanities Caucus.