Professor Richard Landes teaches History at Boston University and is director and co-founder of the Center for Millennial Studies. Richard is the author of Relics, Apocalypse, and the Deceits of History: Ademar of Chabannes (989-1034) ( Harvard University Press, 1995).
Our Voice of the Week is Dr Tamara Cofman Wittes, speaking at an IISS event in London, which asked: Is the US abandoning the Middle East? Dr Wittes is a Senior Fellow in the Center for Middle East Policy at the Brookings Institution. The event was chaired by Emile Hokayem and took place on 4 March 2019.