The Roots of the Martyrdom Phenomenon in Early Islam
Yigal Carmon, President and Founder of The Middle East Media Research Institute
Thursday, February 21, 2008
4:00 PM - 5:30 PM
Bunche Hall 6275
Yigal Carmon is the President and founder of the Middle East Media Research Institute, 1998 - 2007. Previously, Carmon was the Director of the Institute for the Study of Terrorism and Political Violence in Washington, DC, 1994 - 1997. He also served as advisor to Premieres Shamir and Rabin for Counter Terrorism from 1988 to 1993, acting as Chief Coordinator of Israel’s national counter-terrorist defense deployment, including cooperation with other governments.
Cost: Free and open to the public.
Parking is available for $8 and may be purchased at the parking kiosk located at the corner of Hilgard and Wyton Avenues.