Foreign affairs locally next Monday
- We used to be "foreign affairs," but now we have to struggle to keep up with
them. I often feel I came late to the news & can't fit the headlines into a
context. Here is a FREE chance to remedy that.
On MONDAY, MARCH 9, 2009, 7:30 pm, at CUBBERLY AUDITORIUM, Stanford
University, there's a lecture
"Ending Chaos in Afghanistan & Pakistan: A New Direction in US Foreign
by Ahmen Rashid, a journalist who wrote the bestseller Taliban, not an
Let's meet in the lobby near the Left entrance door. I'll save some seats
on that side of the auditorium for all who RSVP to kscott33@... by
Monday, March 9 at 6pm.
The nearest parking is along the Oval or near it (remember, Stanford offers
evening classes that start at 7 or 7:30), so you will need to leave a little
time for walking. Given busy work schedules, dinner, and travel time, we
get together AFTER the talk for a drink or dessert for a bit of socializing.
If you served in Afghanistan or Pakistan, or even nearby, we would love your
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