Online Seminar on Afghan Peace: Lessons from the History

Event Date 21 April, 2020
Event Duration 5:00 PM - 6:30 PM
Venue Online

The Department of Political Science and International Relations at Kardan University is delighted to invite Dr. Barnett. R. Rubin to conduct a virtual seminar through ZOOM on the “Afghan Peace: Lessons from the History” on Tuesday, April 21, 2020, at 5:00 p.m. local time.

Dr. Rubin is a Senior Fellow and Associate Director of CIC and an internationally known scholar and researcher on Afghanistan. He has been following the war and peace problem in Afghanistan for the last nearly forty years. Dr. Rubin is the author of Afghanistan from the Cold War through the War on Terror (2013), Blood on the Doorstep: The Politics of Preventing Violent Conflict (2002).

He has written numerous articles and book reviews on Afghanistan, South and Central Asia, U.S. foreign policy, conflict prevention, state formation, and human rights. His articles have appeared in Foreign Affairs, Foreign Policy, The New Yorker, Survival, International Affairs, The New York Times, The Washington Post, and The New York Review of Books, as well as academic journals. His next book, Afghanistan: What Everyone Needs to Know, will be published by Oxford University Press in July.

Amid this critical juncture of the Afghan peace process, Dr. Rubin will discuss important issues and provide articulated answers for specific concerns.