Asia Society: Facing the Challenge of Political Islam in Asia

Special Event:

Asia Society cordially invites you to the official launch of The Bernard Schwartz Resident Fellows Program in a debate on:
Facing the Challenge of Political Islam in Asia: Is opposition or engagement the better way forward?

Tuesday, March 20, 2007

FEATURING: Sadanand Dhume, Bernanard Schwartz Fellow, Asia Society Washington Center, Journalist and Writer, Radwan Masmoudi, President, Center for the Study of Islam and Democracy,Pramit Pal Chaudhuri (moderator), Bernard Schwartz Fellow, Asia Society Global Headquarters, New York Foreign Editor, Hindustan Times

WELCOMING REMARKS: Richard C. Holbrooke, Chairman, Asia Society

March 20, 2007

12:00-12:30pm: Registration and Reception

12:30-2:00pm: Lunch & Program

Location: Asia Society, 725 Park Avenue at 70th Street, New York

Please register in advance. $20 Members; $30 Nonmembers

Advance purchase is recommended. A credit card is required to hold a reservation.

Please call the Box Office at 212-517-ASIA or send complete information by fax at 212-517- 8315. Online registration is now available at

Guest list will be closed on Monday, March 19, 2007 at 3:00 p.m. For information about NGO, Academic, and student rates, please contact the Box Office. No refunds, exchanges, or cancellations.