Event Title

A Woman Among Warlords

Speaker

Malalai Joya

Streaming Media

Description

Malalai Joya will be speaking about the current crisis in Afghanistan, focusing on the situation facing women and the poor. The British Broadcasting Company calls her “the bravest woman in Afghanistan”. She works with communities of poor Afghans in supporting schools, a clinic and other facilities.

About the Lecturer: Malalai Joya is an activist, writer, and a former politician from Afghanistan.

Document Type

Event

Start Date

4-4-2011 12:00 PM

End Date

4-4-2011 1:00 PM

Location

PAC Auditorium, Western Washington University

Resource Type

Moving image

Title of Series

World Issues Forum

Genre/Form

lectures

Contributing Repository

Fairhaven College of Interdisciplinary Studies

Keywords

Afghanistan, Women in Afghanistan

Rights

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Language

English

Format

video/mp4

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Apr 4th, 12:00 PM Apr 4th, 1:00 PM

A Woman Among Warlords

PAC Auditorium, Western Washington University

Malalai Joya will be speaking about the current crisis in Afghanistan, focusing on the situation facing women and the poor. The British Broadcasting Company calls her “the bravest woman in Afghanistan”. She works with communities of poor Afghans in supporting schools, a clinic and other facilities.

About the Lecturer: Malalai Joya is an activist, writer, and a former politician from Afghanistan.