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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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The Urbanization of Anti-Capitalist Struggle – Open Seminar for Faculty and Graduate Students

2:00 pm on Friday, October 19, 2012
4:00 pm on Friday, October 19, 2012
College of Arts & Sciences, 725 Commonwealth Avenue, Room 200
An open seminar with renowned geographer David Harvey. For faculty and graduate students.