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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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Pardee House Seminar

Starts:
12:00 pm on Friday, April 12, 2013
Ends:
1:30 pm on Friday, April 12, 2013
Location:
Pardee House, 67 Bay State Rd
Capital Account Regulations and the Trading System: A Compatibility Review. Pardee Faculty Fellow Kevin Gallagher (International Relations, BU) will moderate, and Deborah Siegel (International Monetary Fund) and Leonardo Stanley (Economics Center for the Study of State and Society) will speak.