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The Rage: The Vicious Circle of Islamist and Far-Right Extremism

January 18 @ 5:00 pm - 7:30 pm

Seating is limited. RSVP required: https://goo.gl/forms/lyjms3zBzqaH8Swy2.

The UCLA Departments of French & Francophone Studies and Germanic Languages presents a lecture and book signing by Julia Ebner.

Julia Ebner is a Research Fellow at Institute for Strategic Dialogue, specialising in far-right extremism, reciprocal radicalisation and European terrorism prevention initiatives. She is the author of The Rage: The Vicious Circle of Islamist and Far-Right Extremism (I.B. Tauris, 2017), as well as several peer-reviewed articles, book chapters and policy briefings, most notably as co-author of “The EU and Terrorism: Is Britain Safer In or Out?” Julia advises parliamentary working groups, frontline workers and tech firms, speaks at international conferences and delivers workshops in schools and universities. She regularly writes for the Guardian and the Independent and gives interviews in English, German and French on the BBC, CNN, ZDF, ARD, France24, Al Jazeera, LBC and others. Before joining ISD, Julia worked as a Senior Researcher at Quilliam, the world’s first counter-terrorism organization, where she led research projects on terrorism prevention for the European Commission and the Kofi Annan Foundation and gave evidence to the Home Affairs Select Committee on far-right extremism. Julia completed her undergraduate studies with a BA (Hons) in Philosophy and a BSc in International Business, and holds an MSc (Dist) in International History from London School of Economics and an MSc (Dist) in International Relations from Peking University. She is also fluent in English, French, German, and Mandarin. She was selected in 2017 for Forbes Austria’s 30under30 list.

 

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Date:
January 18
Time:
5:00 pm - 7:30 pm

Venue

Royce Hall room 306
10745 Dickson Plaza, Royce Hall, Room 306
Los Angeles, CA 90095 United States
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