The 2006 lecture series, entitled "Anatomy of Conflict: A Hot Summer in Lebanon and Israel," included six lectures on this theme. The lectures took place over the course of the Fall semester as follows:
"Lebanon: A Land Torn by Proxy Wars" by Akram Khater (North Carolina State University)
"The Hot Summers of 1982 and 2006: Military and Political Dimensions of Israel's Involvement in Lebanon" by Avi Bernstein (a former Israeli Defense Force officer)
"'We were Three': Voices from Lebanon" by Suha Itani (Fulbright Student), Peter Avery (Florida State University, student), and Joe Schlenoff (Florida State University, Department of Chemistry)
"'We were Three': Voices from Israel"
"Israel and Lebanon: What Does the Future Hold?" by Alan Sawaya (Citigroup Smith-Barney)