Celebrate the release of ILR Professor Linda Pappas Funsch’s acclaimed new book, Oman Reborn – Balancing Tradition and Modernization. Enjoy a brief presentation , light appetizers, book signing and discounted book price.
When: Wednesday, February 17 1:15 – 3:00 PM
Where: FCC Conference Center
Event is free of charge. Reservations are not required.
About Linda: Linda Pappas Funsch is a specialist in modern Middle East studies and Islamic history. With a MA degree in Near Eastern Studies from New York University, she has studied, worked, and traveled extensively throughout the region. A freelance writer and consultant, she has taught at both Hood College and Mount Saint Mary’s University. She is featured frequently at scholarly symposia throughout the Washington, DC area, including The World Bank, the World Affairs Council, Georgetown University, and the National Council on US-Arab Relations. Ms. Funsch has led two ILR-sponsored study visits to the Middle East region, including Egypt (2008) and Morocco (2013).