Fouad Ajami and Charles Hill—Trials of a Thousand Years

Friday, July 29, 2011
Charles Hill and Fouad Ajami on Uncommon Knowledge

Of Persian descent, Fouad Ajami was raised in Lebanon and came to the United States at age eighteen. He is a senior fellow at the Hoover Institution and the winner of this year’s Breindel Journalism Award.

During his career at the State Department, Ambassador Charles Hill served as an adviser to Secretaries of State Henry Kissinger and George Shultz. Hill is a fellow at the Hoover Institution and the diplomat-in-residence at Yale. He is the author, most recently, of Trial of a Thousand Years: World Order and Islamism.

Recorded on Thursday, July 14, 2011