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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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Why Germany Will Not Run the EU: A luncheon discussion with Daniela Schwarzer

Starts:
12:30 pm on Thursday, April 11, 2013
Ends:
2:00 pm on Thursday, April 11, 2013
Location:
Department of International Relations, 154 Bay State Road, 2nd floor
URL:
http://www.bu.edu/european/upcoming-events/
Daniela Schwarzer heads the research unit European Integration at the German Institute for International and Security Affairs, Stiftung Wissenschaft und Politik (SWP) in Berlin. Lunch provided. To RSVP, please send an email with your name and institutional affiliation. She is the co-founding editor of www.eurozonewatch.eu (2006) and of the European Political Economy Review (2003). She is currently serving as Fritz Thyssen Fellow at the Weatherhead Center of International Affairs at Harvard University. Lunch provided. Open to students, faculty, local and visiting researchers. To RSVP, please send an email with your name and institutional affiliation to eamrien@bu.edu.