Escaping Iran: The Past, Present, and Future


Event Details

Thursday, March 3rd
5-8 p.m.

Perkins Coie LLP
1201 Third Avenue,
Suite 4900
Seattle, WA 98101
Club Members: $10
Non-Club Members: $20
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Event Contact:
Kellyn Pearson

Georgetown Club of Seattle Presents:

A Dialogue with Mark (F'73) and Cora Lijek (C'76, MATL'79), survivors of the 1979 Iranian Hostage Crisis.

Join fellow Hoyas Mark (F'73) and Cora (C'76, MATL'79) Lijek, survivors of the Iranian Hostage Crisis (the basis for the 2012 movie "Argo") and Professor Tony Arend, Senior Associate Dean for Graduate and Faculty Affairs in the Walsh School of Foreign Service and Director of the MSFS program, for a conversation about their experiences in Iran in 1979, Mark's book entitled "Escaping Iran," and their reflections since then.
Light hors d'oeuvres and beverages will be provided.