“US-Iran Relations in the Trump Era: Back to Confrontation?”

The Institute of World Affairs @ RESOLVE is pleased to invite you to the first in its 2017 program of briefings, featuring:

Dr. Trita Parsi, President, National Iranian American Council

8:00 – 9:30 AM, Thursday, February 16, 2017
1255 23rd St., NW, Suite 275, Washington, DC 20037
(A light breakfast and coffee will be served.)

Dr. Trita Parsi is the 2010 recipient of the $200,000 Grawemeyer Award for Ideas Improving World Order.  He is an award-winning author of two books, Treacherous Alliance – The Secret Dealings of Israel, Iran and the US (Yale University Press, 2007) and A Single Roll of the Dice – Obama’s Diplomacy with Iran (Yale University Press, 2012).  Treacherous Alliance won the Grawemeyer award and Council of Foreign Relations Arthur Ross Award in 2008 (Silver medallion).  A Single Roll of the Dice was selected as “The Best Book on The Middle East in 2012” by Foreign Affairs.  His forthcoming book, Losing an Enemy – Obama, Iran and the Triumph of Diplomacy will be released in Spring 2017.  Dr. Parsi is the President of the largest Iranian-American grassroots organization in the US, the National Iranian American Council and has taught at Johns Hopkins University and George Washington University.  He currently teaches at the Edmund A. Walsh School of Foreign Service at Georgetown University in Washington, DC.

IWA@RESOLVE thanks the Albert Kunstadter Family Foundation and Ms. Judith Kipper for the generous contributions that have made this speaker series possible.