Sarah Lawrence College will host a panel discussion titled “What Next? Bush, Katrina, Iraq and America’s Political Future” on Tuesday, September 20th at 1:30 p.m. in the Heimbold Visual Arts Center. The discussion will feature Pulitzer Prize winning journalist and author Frances Fitzgerald and Sarah Lawrence faculty members Fawaz Gerges and Nicolaus Mills.
Fitzgerald serves on the editorial boards of The Nation and Foreign Policy and is the vice president of PEN, a human rights and literary organization. She received both a Pulitzer and a National Book Award for Fire in the Lake: The Vietnamese and the Americans in Vietnam.
Fawaz Gerges, a professor of International Affairs and Middle Eastern Studies at Sarah Lawrence and a consultant and contributor to ABC News, is the author of American and Political Islam: Clash of Interests or Class of Cultures? and The Superpower in the Middle East: Regional and International Politics.
Nicolaus Mills is a professor of literature at Sarah Lawrence whose books include The New Killing Fields: Massacre and the Politics of Intervention and The Triumph of Meanness: America’s War Against its Better Self. Mills also serves as a member of the Dissent editorial board.