Politics, Humor & Playing a Terrorist on TV


Associated Program:
John F. Kennedy Jr. Forum
Maz Jobrani
HKS Middle East Initiative

Comedian and actor Maz Jobrani joined Egyptian television host and Spring 2015 IOP Fellow Bassem Youssef for a conversation on “Politics, Humor & Playing a Terrorist on TV.” The pair discussed political satire, assimilation in the United States, and the influences for Jobrani’s memoir, I’m Not a Terrorist, but I’ve Played One on TV.