The Catholic University of America

Media Advisory


Lecture: "The Role of America in the Arab-Israeli Peace Process"

WHEN: 4-6 p.m., Wednesday, March 18

WHERE: The Catholic University of America
Columbus School of Law, Slowinski Courtroom
620 Michigan Ave., N.E.
Washington, D.C.


Daniel Charles Kurtzer, U.S. ambassador to Israel from 2001 to 2005, will speak about "The Role of America in the Arab-Israeli Peace Process." Kurtzer also previously served as U.S. ambassador to Egypt. In 2006, he retired from the State Department and assumed a chair in Middle East policy studies at the Woodrow Wilson School of Public and International Affairs at Princeton University. Kurtzer co-wrote the book Negotiating Arab-Israeli Peace: American Leadership in the Middle East.

The lecture is free and open to the public.

For more information, contact Constantia Dedoulis at

SPONSORS: Interdisciplinary Program in Law and Religion
Middle East Religious Dialogue Program
Center for Study of Islam and the Middle East

MEDIA: To cover the lecture, contact Tom Haederle at the Columbus School of Law at 202-319-5438.