Author Gwynne Dyer’s lecture to explore ISIS terror threat

Media Advisory Release Date: November 8, 2016 11:30 a.m.

Members of the media are invited to a public lecture by noted international affairs author Gwynne Dyer. His talk entitled: “Don’t Panic”, will examine the perceived threat level of violent terror groups like ISIS and explain why they are not actually the global threat they might appear.

Dyer has worked as a journalist, columnist, broadcaster, and lecturer on international affairs for the last twenty years. His twice-weekly column appears in over 175 papers in over 45 countries worldwide. He is the author of several books, including The Mess They Made: The Middle East After Iraq (2007), Climate Wars (2009), and most recently Don’t Panic: Islamic State, Terrorism and the Middle East (2015). In 2010 Dyer was made an officer of the Order of Canada.

The lecture takes place:

Thursday, November 10, 2016
7:00 p.m.

Education Building Auditorium
University of Regina, main campus

Free parking has been arranged in lots 6, 7 and 8. For more information, visit the event website at www.uregina.ca/arts/public-lectures/gwynne-dyer.html or call (306) 209-0962.

 

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