TO BE A FRIEND IS FATAL: The Fight to Save the Iraqis America Left Behind

Starts:
5:00 pm on Wednesday, October 16, 2013
Ends:
6:30 pm on Wednesday, October 16, 2013
Location:
Eilts Conference Room | 154 Bay State Road, Room 203
URL:
http://thelistproject.org/
The Institute for Iraqi Studies and the Center for International Relations at Boston University present "TO BE A FRIEND IS FATAL: The Fight to Save the Iraqis America Left Behind," a book talk with Kirk W. Johnson Kirk W. Johnson is the founder of the List Project to Resettle Iraqi Allies, and the author of To Be a Friend is Fatal: the Fight to Save the Iraqis America Left Behind. Since 2007, the List Project has brought nearly 2,000 U.S.-affiliated Iraqis to safety in America, constituting the largest pro bono initiative on behalf of refugees in U.S. history. Prior to the List Project, Johnson served in Iraq with the U.S. Agency for International Development in Fallujah as the Agency’s first coordinator for reconstruction in the war-torn city. Johnson received his BA from the University of Chicago in 2002. Please RSVP Mikaela at smscinst@bu.edu