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BARD COLLEGE TO PRESENT A PROGRAM EXAMINING THE REPERCUSSIONS OF THE ATTACKS ON THE WORLD TRADE CENTER

Emily Darrow
845-758-7512
darrow@bard.edu
09-04-2002

ANNANDALE-ON-HUDSON, N.Y.—"The World Since September 11th"—a program examining the repercussions of the attacks on the World Trade Center—will take place at Bard College on Tuesday, September 10. The two-panel program will be held in the multipurpose room of the Bertelsmann Campus Center and is free and open to the public. "The panels are designed to look at concrete developments and with a view towards the future of American power and purpose," says James Chace, Paul W. Williams Professor of Government and Public Law and Administration at Bard and director of the Bard Globalization and International Affairs Program.

The first panel, scheduled from 4:30 to 6:00 p.m., will be on the topic "The War on Terrorism at Home." Panelists include Mark Lytle, professor of history at Bard, and James Miller, deputy director of the Bard Globalization and International Affairs Program. The panel will be moderated by Thomas Keenan, director of the Human Rights Project at Bard.

The second panel, scheduled from 7:30 to 9:00 p.m., will be on the topic "What's Next—War or Peace?" Panelists include Sanjib Baruah, professor of political studies at Bard; Caleb Carr, author of The Lessons of Terror: A History of Warfare Against Civilians; Barbara Crossette, contributing writer to the New York Times; and James Chace. The panel will be moderated by Jonathan Becker, dean of International Studies at Bard College.

This program is sponsored by the Dean of International Studies, Dean of the College, the Bard/St. Stephens Alumni/ae Association, the Human Rights Project, and the Bard Globalization and International Affairs Program at Bard College.

For further information, call Jonathan Becker at 845-758-7378 or e-mail jbecker@bard.edu.

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(9.3.02)

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