Martin Kramer is The Washington Institute's Walter P. Stern Fellow and author of one of its most widely read monographs, Ivory Towers on Sand: The Failure of Middle Eastern Studies in America.
On May 13, 2011, Robin Wright, Robert Kagan, and Martin Kramer addressed The Washington Institute's 2011 Soref Symposium. Ms. Wright, a distinguished journalist who has reported from more than 140 countries, is a senior fellow at the United States Institute of Peace and a distinguished scholar at the Woodrow Wilson Center. Mr. Kagan is a senior fellow at the Brookings Institution's Center on the United States and Europe. Mr. Kramer is The Washington Institute's Wexler-Fromer fellow and president-designate of Shalem College in Jerusalem.