Arab World Specialist Wickham To Lecture on 'Why the Hate?'
Dr. Carrie R. Wickham, associate professor of political science at Emory University, will deliver the College Society Lecture at Samford University Thursday, April 29.
Her topic will be "Why the Hate?: The Causes of Anti-Americanism in the Arab World and the Ways to Address It." The 7 p.m. address in Reid Chapel will be open to the public.
Dr. Wickham, a Carnegie Scholar, is the author of Mobilizing Islam, published by Columbia University Press, and of many articles on Middle Eastern politics. Her academic specialty is politics of developing countries, with a regional focus on the Middle East.
Wickham holds the bachelor's degree from Harvard College and master's and Ph.D. degrees from Princeton University.