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Qais Akbar Omar (GRS’16), a graduate student in the Creative Writing Program, has published a much-praised memoir, A Fort of Nine Towers: An Afghan Family Story. He recalls how the violence and tumult of civil war jolted his family, who, despite losing relatives, their home, and possessions, continued to nurture his wish to attend a university.

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Hesiod’s Theogony: from Near Eastern Creation Myths to Paradise Lost

African Americans in U.S. Foreign Policy: From the Era of Frederick Douglass to the Age of Obama

Confirmatory Factor Analysis for Applied Research

Democracy in Europe: The EU and National Polities

London and the Making of Provincial Literature Aesthetics and the Transatlantic Book Trade, 1800-1850

Misremembering Dr. King: Revisiting the Legacy of Martin Luther King, Jr.

The Chinese Political Novel: Migration of a World Genre

The Familiar Made Strange: American Icons and Artifacts after the Transnational Turn

School’s Out: Gay and Lesbian Teachers In the Classroom

Religious Education and the Challenge of Pluralism

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