For the Record: June 19, 2014

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For the Record: June 19, 2014

Faith Nibbs, Anthropology, Dedman College of Humanities and Sciences, presented at the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees’ Annual Consultations with Non-Governmental Organizations (NGOs) in Geneva, Switzerland, as part of a panel on “Achieving Self-Reliance: Paving the Way for Safe, Lawful and Sustainable Livelihoods.” She is director of SMU’s Forced Migration Innovation ProjectRead more at the SMU FMIP blog.

Anthony Cortese, Sociology, Dedman College of Humanities and Sciences, has published “Muscle as Fashion: Messages From the Bodybuilding Subculture.” The article appears in Volume 16, No. 7 (July 2014) of Virtual Mentor, a monthly bioethics journal published by the American Medical Association.

June 19, 2014|For the Record|

Tune In: Jeffrey Engel discusses the Gulf War on C-SPAN2 Feb. 9-10

Book cover for 'Into the Desert,' edited by Jeffrey EngelJeffrey Engel, director of SMU’s Center for Presidential History in Dedman College of Humanities and Sciences, visited Texas A&M University to talk about his latest book, Into the Desert: Reflections on the Gulf War. Now C-SPAN2 will air Engel’s discussion at 11:30 p.m. CT Saturday, Feb. 9 and 4 p.m. CT Sunday, Feb. 10, 2013 as part of its Book TV series.

Engel edited the collection of essays by journalists, government officials and scholars that looks back on the events and impact of the 1990-91 Persian Gulf War. The book was published by Oxford University Press in December 2012.

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