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How can we work together to promote better cultural understanding worldwide?

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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Corinne Jaber and Joyce Van Dyke: A Conversation on Contemporary Theatre

7:00 pm on Monday, March 18, 2013
Playwright's Theatre, 949 Commonwealth Ave.
A Conversation on Contemporary Theatre,” hosted by the Boston University MFA in Playwriting Program, the Department of English, and the Boston University Humanities Center.