Thursday September 30th, 2021 at 12:00pm - 1:00pm
September 11, 2001 - 2021: Reflections 20 years after the attacks
Purnima Bose is a Professor of English and International Studies, and chairperson of the International Studies Department. She is the author of Organizing Empire: Individualism, Collective Agency, and India and Intervention Narratives: Afghanistan, the United States and the Global War on Terror. With Laura E. Lyons, she has also co-edited Cultural Critique and the Global Corporation and a special issue of Biography on corporate personhood.
The Hutton Honors College, under the auspices of its "Many Worlds, One Globe" initiative, offers a series of round-table conversations led by special guest speakers revolving around the historical, political, social and cultural aspects set in motion by the September 11, 2001, attacks.
Each speaker will focus on different topics related to the tragic events in New York City, Washington DC and Pennsylvania, in order to focus on local effects and global dynamics surrounding policies and decisions driven by September 11, as well as to analyze the complex and diverse geo-political realities involved.
Professor Bose will focus on US Intervention in Afghanistan.
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Reservations closed on Wednesday September 29th, 2021 at 4:30pm.
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