The United Nations Association, Pasadena/Foothills Chapter presents Dr. Brice Harris in a discussion about the social and political landscape of present day Ethiopia and how global society can impact the progress of the UN Millenium Development Goals.
From UNA Pasadena -
Please be our guest as we welcome Brice Harris, Ph.D. as he discusses the social and political landscape of present day Ethiopia and how global society can impact the progress of the UN Millenium Development Goals. The talk will also include a short film and a synopsis of our upcoming UNA trip to Ethiopia scheduled for February of 2009.
A graduate of Swarthmore College with a doctorate from Harvard University, Professor Harris has taught Middle East, North African history and international relations for many years at Occidental College in Los Angeles. The recipient of three Fulbright awards, he has spent several semesters teaching in Egypt and has led study tours for alumni, students, and the United Nations Association. During military service in Ethiopia, he traveled extensively in the area and wrote his doctorate on the Italo-Ethiopian crisis.
Date: Tuesday, August 19, 2008
Time: 7:00 PM - 8:30 PM
The Armory Center for the Arts
145 N. Raymond Avenue
Pasadena, CA 91103
Cost: Suggested donation of $10
Sherry Simpson-Dean Tel: 646-449-1795
Sponsor(s): United Nations Association Pasadena/Foothills Chapter. Information about non-ASC events is posted for informational purposes and does not necessarily reflect opinions of or endorsements by African Studies personnel.