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.
The Twilight Samurai (Japanese), Tuesday, 27 January, 5:00 P.M. lecture, 5:30 P.M. screening; Wednesday, 28 January, 8:00 P.M.; Friday, 30 January, 9:30 P.M., Saturday, 31 January, 3:30 P.M., flyer
The Piano in a Factory (Mandarin, Russian), Wednesday, 28 January, 5:30 P.M.; Friday, 30 January, 7:00 P.M.; Saturday, 31 January, 11:00 A.M. and 6:00 P.M., flyer
The Light Thief (Kyrgyz), Tuesday, 27 January, 8:00 P.M.; Friday, 30 January, 5:00 P.M.; Saturday, 31 January, 1:30 and 8:30 P.M., flyer
"Tragedy of Errors: Contemporary Pakistan," Shadman Bashir, visiting professor of law and international relations, Dixie State University, NOON, 238 HRCB, flyer
"Literary Translation and the 3% Problem," Marlene Hansen Esplin, assistant professor of interdisciplinary humanities; Daryl R. Hague, associate research professor in Department of Spanish and Portuguese; moderator: Nick Mason, professor of English and European studies coordinator, 4:00 P.M., 238 HRCB, flyer
Info Session, 11:00 A.M., 151 HRCB; students applying for FLAS are strongly encouraged to attend one of these Thursday sessions, flyer
"Law School, Nation-Building, and Careers in International Law," Natalie Romeri-Lewis, 3:00 P.M., 660 SWKT, open to all