Fall 2013

Fall 2013

September 20 – “State Terrorism and the Dynamics of Political Violence” with Martin Miller, professor of History at Duke University and author of The Foundations of Modern Terrorism: State, Society and the Dynamics of Political Violence.  

 October 11 – “Prison Radicalization in America Since 9/11” with Mark Hamm, professor, leading scholar of prison radicalization and recruitment and author of The Spectacular Few: Prisoner Radicalization and the Evolving Terrorist Threat, and Senior Research Fellow at the Center on Terrorism. 

October 25 – “The Tsarnaev Brothers: What We Know So Far” with Jessica Stern, renounced research and author of Terror in the Name of God: Why Religious Militants Kill. 

November 8 – “The Hunt For Bin Laden” with Peter Bergen, national security analyst for CNN, director of the National Security Studies Program at the New America Foundation, and author of Manhunt: The Ten Year Search for bin Laden, from 9/11 to Abbottabad. 

December 13 –  “The Psychology of Drone Warfare: A Cautionary Tale” with Robert Jay Lifton, Distinguished Professor at John Jay College, researcher and prolific author including The Nazi Doctors: Medical Killing and the Psychology of Genocide and memoir, Witness to an Extreme Century.