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Burning Country: An Evening with Robin Yassin-Kassab and Wassim al-Adel

Tuesday 1st March 19:00 at London - Piccadilly

Burning Country explores the horrific and complicated reality of life in present-day Syria with unprecedented detail and sophistication.

With chapters focusing on ISIS and Islamism, regional geopolitics, the new grassroots revolutionary organisations, and the worst refugee crisis since World War Two, Burning Country is a vivid and groundbreaking look at a modern-day political ​and humanitarian nightmare.

Robin Yassin-Kassab is a regular media commentator on Syria and the Middle East ​, ​writing for  the Guardian, al-Jazeera, the Daily Beast and the National ​amongst others ​ and has appeared on Channel 4 News, Newsnight, BBC World Service and al-Jazeera ​. He is  the author of the novel The Road From Damascus and ​contributor to Syria Speaks (Saqi, 2014).

Robin will be in conversation with Wassim al-Adel, author of the Maysaloon blog.

Tickets are £5/ £3 for Waterstones card holders and available to buy in store, by email piccadilly@waterstones.com or call 0207 851 2400.

London - Piccadilly Waterstones, London - Piccadilly
Tuesday 1st March 19:00

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