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"Damascus Station" - A Book Talk and Conversation on Middle East Security with Former CIA Analyst David McCloskey

Thursday, Nov 18, 2021   |   12:15PM - 1:30PM   |  SRH 3.124


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Thursday, November 18, 12:15PM - 1:30PM (CST)

Location: UT-Austin, Sid Richardson Hall 3.124 

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On Thursday, November 18, 2021, The University of Texas at Austin's Intelligence Studies Project, Strauss Center for International Security and Law, and Clements Center for National Security will host author and former CIA analyst David McCloskey for a talk on his recently released book, Damascus Station, followed by a conversation on Middle East security. Order a copy of the book HERE.

The event sponsors follow the University of Texas's public health related policies. There is an inherent risk of exposure to viruses and other health threats in any public space. Attendees voluntarily assume all associated risks. All UT guidelines and FAQs about COVID-19 can be found at Protect Texas Together



David McCloskey is a former CIA analyst and former consultant at McKinsey & Company. While at the CIA, he wrote regularly for the President's Daily Brief, worked in field stations across the Middle East, and briefed senior White House officials, ambassadors, and Arab royalty.


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