Jules Tygiel Memorial Forum on Post-9/11 Affairs

Thursday, September 11, 2014, 3:00 pm to 5:00 pm
Faculty members discuss current developments and crises in Russia-Ukraine and the Middle East and U.S. foreign policy. This 13th annual event is named in memory of History Professor Jules Tygiel, a noted expert on California history, labor history and baseball history. Free.
Room 270, Science Building
History Department, Jewish Studies Department, Faculty for Middle East and Islamic Studies
History Department
Event extras: 


  • Fred Astren (Jewish Studies): “Some Comments by a Medieval Historian on the Contemporary Middle East”
  • Sanjoy Banerjee (International Relations): “Modi and the Evolution of Indian Politics”
  • Maziar Behrooz (History): “Islamic Movements: Who’s Who”
  • Jerald Combs (History): “Obama’s policy of restrained realism in the Ukraine and the Middle East”
  • Anthony D’Agostino (History): “Russia Delenda Est! (Russia must be destroyed!)?”
  • Andrei P. Tsygankov (International Relations): “The Great Power Rivalry in Europe and Eurasia”
  • Maziar Behrooz (History), moderator

The program is followed by Q&A and audience participation.