MEDIA ADVISORY: Covering the New Wars — Talk by Christopher John Chivers

Posted on Monday, January 18, 2016

The Centre for International Policy Studies of the University of Ottawa  invites members of the media to attend a talk by Christopher John Chivers, senior writer for the New York Times Magazine.

WHAT:  Talk by Christopher John Chivers
WHEN: Tuesday, January 19, 2016 at noon
WHERE: Social Sciences Building (FSS), Room 4004 (120 University | map)

John Chivers was an infantry officer in the United States Marine Corps. As a reporter he has covered war zones or conflict in numerous places, such as the Palestinian territories and Israel. He will be sharing his experiences in conflict zones with Paul Wells, editor at Maclean’s magazine, who will be moderating the discussion.

A bilingual question period will follow the talk.

This event will be livestreamed on YouTube

Media inquiries

Mila Roy
Media Relations Officer
University of Ottawa
Cell: 613-762-2908
mila.roy@uOttawa.ca

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