TUESDAY, SEPTEMBER 7 AT 12:00 PM (ET)
A live streamed program. Advance registration required.
THE AMERICAN WAR IN AFGHANISTAN: A HISTORY
Book Talk with Author Carter Malkasian
Program moderated by Professor Tricia Bacon, Former U.S. Department of State
Senior Counterterrorism Analyst
Carter Malkasian will discuss his new book, The American War in Afghanistan: A History, with SPA Assoc. Prof. Tricia Bacon, and detail how his experiences in Afghanistan as a U.S. State Department official in Helmand Province (2009-11) and as a Sr. Advisor to Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff Joseph Dunford (2015-2019) informed his book. Prior to joining AU, Prof. Bacon served in the U.S. State Department as a Sr. Counterterrorism Analyst for South Asia (2008 -2013), and spent time in region, including Afghanistan.