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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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Chicago Steppin' "The Jazz of Ballroom"

Starts:
12:00 pm on Friday, November 15, 2013
Ends:
1:00 pm on Friday, November 15, 2013
Location:
African American Studies Building 138 Mountfort Street, Brookline
Featuring Dr. Anjulet Tucker, The Phenom and Sarah Teagle. Come learn, watch, dance, and eat for free.