A panel discussion on "Displacement and Suffering: From Anfal to ISIS" | The American University of Iraq Sulaimani

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A panel discussion on "Displacement and Suffering: From Anfal to ISIS"

Thursday, September 18, 2014 - 08:30

The Department of Social Sciences at the American University of Iraq, Sulaimani (AUIS) recently hosted a panel discussion on the ongoing conflict in Iraq and its impact on survivors of the Islamic State’s waves of violence.

The dialogue was organized and moderated by Edith Szanto, assistant professor of religion and history, and included three speakers: Fazil Moradi, a researcher at the Max Planck Institute for Social Anthropology and lecturer at the University of Halle in Germany; Hawar Moradi, a medical doctor, specializing in psychiatry and currently working as a volunteer at refugee camps throughout Kurdistan; and Choman Hardi, AUIS faculty member, poet, and researcher in gender and violence studies.