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The Role of Women in Global Jihad: From Al Qaeda to Islamic State

Friday March 31, 2017, at 16:00 AM
Room 24.104 - Mercè Rodoreda Building (1st Floor)
Conference

Mia Bloom (Georgia State University) 

Presented by Elisabeth Johansso-Nogués, associate Professor in International Relations at the Institut Barcelona d'Estudis Internacionals, a CIS Fellow at the London School of Economics and Political Science (UK), and member of the Observatory of European Foreign Policy (Spain).

Mia Bloom is Professor of Communication at Georgia University. She conducts ethnographic field research in Europe, the Middle East and South Asia and speaks eight languages. She has authored several books and articles on terrorism and violent extremism including Dying to Kill: The Allure of Suicide Terror (2005), Living Together After Ethnic Killing [with Roy Licklider] (2007) and Bombshell: Women and Terror (2011). She is a former term member of the Council on Foreign Relations and has held research or teaching appointments at Princeton, Cornell, Harvard and McGill Universities.

Registration will be available soon.

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US Consulate Bcn