With the timetable for withdrawal from Afghanistan set in 2014, the focus of policy analysts has turned to Afghanistan’s future after the U.S. pulls out. After spending so much time in Afghanistan, will the U.S. leave behind a legacy of resentment? The Taliban has long been critical of the U.S. presence, but as the Afghan government and its people join the criticism, will pulling out leave behind a country even more dangerous than before?
Margaret Seely’s latest analysis looks at recent events in the area and addresses these and other questions.
Read this and other policy analyses at www.praemon.org.
11:00 A.M.–2:00 P.M., Marigold Quad; join us for a celebration of study abroad opportunities, talk to program directors and students who have returned from the programs, enter to win prizes, including free international airfare, flyer
"Telling a Korean Family History," Eugene Y. Park, Korea Foundation Associate Professor of History, 2:00 P.M., 238 HRCB, flyer
"Career Reflections: The Judiciary," Thomas B. Griffith, Federal judge, U.S. Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia Circuit, 4:00 P.M., 238 HRCB, flyer
White Light, Black Rain (Japanese, English, Korean), Tuesday, 16 September, 5:00 P.M. lecture, 5:30 P.M. screening; Wednesday, 17 September, 7:30 P.M.; Friday, 19 September, 9:45 P.M.; Saturday, 20 September, 3:45 P.M., flyer
Poetry (Korean), Tuesday, 16 September, 7:30 P.M.; Friday, 19 September, 5:00 P.M.; Saturday, 20 September, 11:00 A.M. and 5:45 P.M., flyer
Hiroshima Mon Amour (French, Japanese, English), Wednesday, 17 September, 5:30 P.M.; Friday, 19 September, 7:45 P.M.; Saturday, 20 September, 1:45 and 8:30 P.M., flyer
Information Session, 4:00–5:00 P.M., 238 HRCB