Event Title

Report Back from Afghanistan: People, Land, War and Peace

Speaker

Dana Visalli

Streaming Media

Description

Dana Visalli, a biologist from Twisp Washington who has been to Iraq four times and to Afghanistan twice in the past two years, will present a brief history of Afghanistan, its current ecological condition, the nature of the Afghan people, and the impact of 30 years of war. He raises the larger question of whether war can in any way address or resolve the pressing issues of humanity, and if it cannot, he offers some suggestions for what our next steps could be.

Document Type

Event

Start Date

12-10-2011 12:00 PM

End Date

12-10-2011 1:15 PM

Location

Fairhaven College Auditorium

Resource Type

Moving image

Title of Series

World Issues Forum

Genre/Form

lectures

Contributing Repository

Fairhaven College of Interdisciplinary Studies

Keywords

Afghanistan, Afghan people

Rights

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Language

English

Format

video/mp4

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Oct 12th, 12:00 PM Oct 12th, 1:15 PM

Report Back from Afghanistan: People, Land, War and Peace

Fairhaven College Auditorium

Dana Visalli, a biologist from Twisp Washington who has been to Iraq four times and to Afghanistan twice in the past two years, will present a brief history of Afghanistan, its current ecological condition, the nature of the Afghan people, and the impact of 30 years of war. He raises the larger question of whether war can in any way address or resolve the pressing issues of humanity, and if it cannot, he offers some suggestions for what our next steps could be.