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Human Rights and International Justice Expert, Gary Bass, to Discuss New Book, “The Blood Telegram,” Dec.3

Dec 3, 2013 04:30PM to 06:00PM

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Gary Bass, professor of politics and international affairs, Woodrow Wilson School; author, “The Blood Telegram"

Gary Bass, a professor of politics and international affairs at the Woodrow Wilson School, and author of the new book, “The Blood Telegram: Nixon, Kissinger, and a Forgotten Genocide” (Knopf, 2013), will present a public lecture at 4:30 p.m. on Tuesday, Dec. 3, 2013, in Dodds Auditorium, Robertson Hall. A book sale and signing and public reception will follow the discussion in Shultz Dining Room. In addition to “The Blood Telegram,” Bass is the author of “Freedom's Battle: The Origins of Humanitarian Intervention” (Knopf); and “Stay the Hand of Vengeance: The Politics of War Crimes Tribunals” (Princeton). A former reporter for The Economist, he has written often for The New York Times, as well as writing for The New Yorker, The Washington Post, The Los Angeles Times, The New Republic, Foreign Affairs, Foreign Policy, and other publications.