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Indiana Council on World Affairs | DIASPORA: BORNE OF TRAGEDY - RESETTLEMENT IN U.S.

May 17

Distinguished Speaker - Liesl Riddle, PhD

Liesl Riddle, PhD,Associate Professor of International Business and International Affairs at George Washington University,has researched and written about 16 different diaspora communities in the USA and Europe who originate from Africa, Asia, the Caribbean, Latin America, and the Middle East. 

She is a frequent guest speaker at the U.S. Foreign Service Institute. 

Dr. Riddle will profile how refugee immigrant groups, although borne of tragedy and settled in the U.S., make incalculable economic, cultural, professional, medical, and social contributions to the whole of America.   

We'll see you there!

 

When:         May 17, 2018, Thursday

Time:           Come for Dinner and the story of displaced persons - - - 

                    5:30   Reception / 6:15   Dinner / 7:00   Talk

                    Or, just come for the Talk at 7:00 pm

                    [Check-in after 6:45 pm]                 

Where:        The Willows on Westfield, Broad Ripple,

                    6729 Westfield Blvd, Indianapolis, IN46220.                                                            

 

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