Pizza and Politics presents Dr. Michael Hannahan, who will be speaking on the topic of "American Soft Power in the Middle East."
Dr. Michael Hanahaan, is director of ‘The civic initiative UMASS Amherst’. The Civic Initiative is dedicated to promoting democracy through education in both the U.S. and abroad. Each summer, they bring a select group of students, scholars, and professionals from around the world to the UMass Amherst campus for courses that examine modern politics and public policy. It runs many such programs with State department funding over the last 10 years.