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Media Advisory

Panel on consequences of terrorism war

12 September 2006

ATTENTION: Political writers and editors

Contact: Kathleen Maclay, Media Relations
(510) 643-5651 kmaclay@berkeley.edu

A panel discussion at the University of California, Berkeley, on "The Consequences of the War on Terrorism."

7 p.m., Tuesday, Sept. 19

Zellerbach Hall, on campus near the intersection of Bancroft Way and Telegraph Avenue.

Participants will include:

  • Financier George Soros, author of "The Age of Fallibility: The Consequences of the War on Terrorism"

  • Chris Edley, dean of UC Berkeley's School of Law (Boalt Hall)

  • Mark Danner, a UC Berkeley journalism professor and author of "The Secret Way to War" and "Torture and Truth"

  • Lowell Bergman, UC Berkeley's Reva and David Logan Distinguished Professor of Investigative Journalism, correspondent for "Frontline" on the Public Broadcasting Service, and a Pulitzer Prize winner

  • Dana Priest, a Pulitzer Prize-winning journalist and national security correspondent for the Washington Post

Orville Schell, dean of UC Berkeley's Graduate School of Journalism, will moderate.

The event is sponsored by the Graduate School of Journalism. Tickets are $10 for general admission. They are available by calling (510) 642-9988 or going online at: https://commerce.cpsma.berkeley.edu/tickets/tickets/production.aspx?performanceNumber=2754. UC Berkeley students will be admitted free with proper campus identification. Reporters must reserve tickets through Media Relations at (510) 643-5651 by Monday, Sept. 18.