Please join us at the Camden Public Library on Tuesday, May 21st at 7:00PM to hear former diplomat Rick Barton discuss his book Peace Works: America's Unifying Role in a Turbulent World. This will a conversation facilitated by journalist and editor, Matt Storin, and Rick Barton will sign copies of his book at the end of the discussion.
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Rick Barton currently teaches at the Woodrow Wilson School at Princeton University, where he serves as the co-director of Princeton's Scholars in the Nation's Service Initiatives and Ullman Fellowships. He has served as an American ambassador to the United Nations and the Deputy High Commissioner for Refugees at the U.N., and was the first Assistant Secretary of State for Conflict and Stabilization Operations under President Obama. He has led conflict management initiatives in crisis zones across the globe, in countries as diverse as Haiti, Iraq, Nigeria, and Turkey. Barton has published in The New York Times, The Washington Post, Politico, The Boston Globe, and numerous other international outlets.