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Pulitzer Journalist Iason Athanasiadis Speaks at SIU-Carbondale, 10/12

Event Date:

October 12, 2009 | 10:00 AM EDT
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After a hotly contested presidential election that resulted in street riots and a disputed claim to...


Iason Athanasiadis will be speaking at Southern Illinois University - Carbondale on October 12 at 10 a.m. in Quigley 208. Iason has reported for the Pulitzer Center from Greece, Turkey and Iran. While covering Iran's disputed elections and their aftermath in June 2009, Iason was detained and jailed in Iran for 21 days.