TITLE: Stories from Afghanistan
SPEAKER: Nancy Gallagher
EVENT DATE: 2010/05/18
RUNNING TIME: 52 minutes
Scholar Nancy Gallagher discusses Afghanistan in this lecture. While her past work has focused on the Arab world, she is now concentrating on Afghanistan, especially the place and role of women in Afghanistan's society, which has undergone tremendous change over the past 30 years, during which the country has been constantly at war.
Speaker Biography: Nancy Gallagher is professor of History and Chair of the Middle East Studies Program, University of California at Santa Barbara.