The Boston Bombings: Lessons Learned

About the Event

Also available by webcast/teleconference

Featured Scholars Include:

Edward Turzanski, John Templeton Fellow, FPRI

  • extensive experience in the US intelligence community
  • co-chair, FPRI Center for the Study of Terrorism

Michael A. Reynolds, Associate Professor of Near East Studies, Princeton, and FPRI Senior Fellow

  • expert on Turkey and the Caucasus
  • author of Shattering Empires: The Clash and Collapse of the Ottoman and Russian Empires, 1908-1918 (Cambridge University Press)

Clint Watts, Senior Fellow, FPRI

  • former Executive Officer for Combating Terrorism Center at West Point
  • former FBI Special Agent on Joint Terrorism Task Fore

Michael Cecire, Associate Scholar, FPRI

  • specialist on the Caucasus
  • published in Foreign Policy, The American Interest, and The National Interest

Special Guest:

Trudy Rubin, Columnist for the Philadelphia Inquirer

  • with extensive experience in the Middle East and the former Soviet Union



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Edward A. Turzanski

Edward A. Turzanski - Edward A. Turzanski the FPRI Templeton Fellow and Co-Chair of its Center for the Study of Terrorism – is a Professor of Political Science and History at La Salle University in Philadelphia, and a Senior Scholar with the American Institute for History Education (AIHE).

Michael A. Reynolds

Michael A. Reynolds - Michael A. Reynolds, a Senior Fellow at the Foreign Policy Research Institute, is an Associate Professor in Princeton’s Department of Near Eastern Studies.

Clint Watts

Clint Watts - Clint Watts is a Distinguished Research Fellow at the Foreign Policy Research Institute.

Michael Cecire

Michael Cecire - Michael Hikari Cecire is a Fellow at the Foreign Policy Research Institute.

Trudy Rubin

Trudy Rubin - Trudy Rubin is the foreign affairs columnist for The Philadelphia Inquirer, and a member of The Inquirer’s editorial board.