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3rd Annual Appreciation Event


Event Date: 4/28/2013

Sunday, April 28, 2013.
Keynote speaker Dr. Sargon George Donabed.

SUNDAY, APRIL 28, 2013
2:00 - 5:00 PM

BEST WESTERN HOTEL
380 South Airport Blvd
South San Francisco

Keynote speaker, Dr. Sargon George Donabed, Assistant Professor of History at Roger Williams University where he teaches Middle Eastern history and religious studies. Dr. Donabed completed his PhD at the department of Near and Middle Eastern Civilizations, University of Toronto in 2010. He serves on the advisory board of the journal Chronos, published by the University of Balamand in Lebanon. His work has been published in journals such as Folklore and National Identities. He is a recipient of The American Academic Research Institute Iraq (TAARII) grant for his work on Assyrian folklore of Iraq and has strong interest in fantasy and science fiction film and literature and wildlife and environmental conservation.

Dr. Donabed is also the co-editor of The Assyrian Heritage: Threads of Continuity and Influence (2013). Copies of book will be available for purchase and signing by Dr. Donabed. If you would like a signed copy of the book email us at info@assyrianfoundation.org no later than April 18th to reserve your copy for pickup on Sunday, April 28, 2013. Please note we will not ship any books.

RSVPS by Wednesday April 24th. You can either call Flora Kingsbury at (925)408-4998, or email us info@assyrianfoundation.org Due to limited space, we must strictly follow an RSVP LIST as we are expecting a high turnout for this event.

*** No Video Cameras Will Be Allowed At This Event. Still Photo Cameras Are Ok ***

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