Memories and lessons learned

Spreading a little knowledge…

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Last week, I accompanied Tawab Saljuqi on a visit to a high school Literature class out in Marana. Saljuqi was chosen as the Center for Middle East Studies Outreach scholar for 2010-2011 and as part of the deal, he has to give two lectures to the Tucson community about Afghanistan. The class was reading Khaled Hosseini’sThe Kite Runner” and the students were curious and eager to learn more about Afghan culture. Saljuqi prepared a presentation to teach the students a bit about the lives of the average Afghan. Here are some pictures from that trip. I’ll update with more pictures and hopefully a sound slide show soon…

Saljuqi setting up his presentation

Saljuqi goes over critical points in Afghan history


2 responses

  1. malalai

    i love you

    January 23, 2013 at 3:18 pm

    • Thank you? Do I know you?

      January 26, 2013 at 10:18 am

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