Starr Forum: Can Democracy Survive in the Middle East?

February 7, 2014 - 12:00pm to 1:30pm
1 Amherst Street, Cambridge

Colonel Miri Eisin (retired) earned a B.A. from Tel Aviv University, an M.A. in security studies from Haifa University, and is a graduate of the Israeli National Defense College. Colonel Eisin served as deputy head of the combat intelligence corps, assistant to the director of Military Intelligence, and as an intelligence officer in combat and research units. She served as the Israeli government spokesperson during the Second Lebanon War (2006), and as international press secretary to Prime Minister Ehud Olmert during the Annapolis process. She is working on her doctorate at Haifa University, writing about political narratives in post-modern conflicts. 

Cosponsored by MISTI MIT-Israel Program and MIT CIS

Free & open to the public | Refreshments served