Scott Shane - New York Times Journalist and Author of Objective Troy

Events for Objective Troy

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Past Events

Talk on Objective Troy to Friends of the Towson Library

Tuesday, May 3, 2016

7:00 PM to 8:30 PM

I've used this big public library just north of Baltimore for years. I'll be speaking at their annual meeting about Objective Troy, the making of a terrorist, the counterterrorism record of President Obama, and the impact of armed drones. 

Address: Towson Library, 320 York Rd, Towson, MD 21204

Annapolis Book Festival

Saturday, April 16, 2016

12:00 AM

I'll be appearing at the Annapolis Book Festival, speaking about Objective Troy. Lots of counterterrorism folks live in the area, so there should be a lively conversation! Exact time and other panel members to be announced closer to April 16.

Address: The Key School, 534 Hillsmere Dr., Annapolis, MD 21403

Seminar at Center on Terrorism, John Jay College, New York

Friday, April 15, 2016

3:00 PM to 5:00 PM

Speaking to an audience of graduate students, faculty and whoever else wants to attend at John Jay College. Join the discussion and pick up a signed copy of Objective Troy.

Address: 555 West 57th Street, Suite 604b, New York, NY 10019

Scott speaks to Shelter Rock Forum

Tuesday, January 26, 2016

7:30 PM to 9:00 PM

I'm honored to be invited to participate in this distinguished Long Island speaker series. Given the setting, in addition to the major themes of Objective Troy, I'll talk about the relationship between religion and extremist violence. Books available for purchase and signing afterward. 

Address: Unitarian Universalist Congregation at Shelter Rock, 48 Shelter Rock Rd., Manhasset, NY 11030

Scott Shane speaks outside Baltimore at Towson Unitarian Universalist Church

Wednesday, November 4, 2015

7:30 PM to 9:00 PM

Scott Shane will speak and answer questions on Objective Troy and sign books, with all proceeds going to the host, Towson Unitarian Universalist Church. We will get into the contentious question of the role of religion in Anwar al-Awlaki's brand of terrorism, and what lures young people into Al Qaeda and ISIS. All welcome!

Address: Towson Unitarian Universalist Church, 1710 Dulaney Valley Rd, Lutherville, MD 21093

Legacy of Drones

Tuesday, October 27, 2015

4:00 PM to 5:30 PM

Scott Shane joins an all-star cast for a discussion of the legal, moral and practical consequences of killing by drones:

Jameel Jaffer - Executive Editor, Just Security; Deputy Legal Director at the American Civil Liberties Union (ACLU); and Director of the ACLU’s Center for Democracy

Jeremy Waldron - Founding Editor, Just Security; University Professor at New York University School of Law; and former Chichele Professor of Social and Political Theory at All Souls College, Oxford

Nahal Toosi (moderator) - foreign affairs correspondent at POLITICO

Address: Lester Pollack Colloquium Room (Furman Hall) NYU School of Law, 245 Sullivan Street,New York, NY 10012

Panel at Chicago Ideas Week

Wednesday, October 14, 2015

4:00 PM to 5:30 PM

Scott Shane will speak on terrorism and Objective Troy at Chicago Ideas Week, a gathering that draws 30,000 people to learn about myriad topics.

Address: Venue SIX10

Talk and signing at the Commonwealth Club, San Francisco

Friday, October 9, 2015

12:00 PM to 2:00 PM

Scott will speak at noon and sign books at 1 pm at the Commonwealth Club of California, the nation's oldest and largest public affairs forum

Address: 555 Post Street, 2nd floor, San Francisco, CA 94102-9824