Trita Parsi is an award winning author and the 2010 recipient of the Grawemeyer Award for Ideas Improving World Order. He is the founder and president of the National Iranian American Council and an expert on US-Iranian relations, Iranian foreign politics, and the geopolitics of the Middle East. He is the author of Treacherous Alliance: The Secret Dealings of Iran, Israel and the United States, for which he conducted more than 130 interviews with senior Israeli, Iranian and American decision-makers. Treacherous Alliance is the silver medal winner of the 2008 Arthur Ross Book Award from the Council on Foreign Relations. His latest book A Single Roll of the Dice – Obama’s Diplomacy with Iran was released early 2012 and was selected by Foreign Affairs journal as the Best Book of 2012 on the Middle East.
This talk was recorded November 11, 2013 at Point Lookout
Mid-coast Forum on Foreign Relations
National Iranian American Council