Ahmed Rashid is a Pakistani journalist based in Lahore. He presently writes for the Financial Times, the International Herald Tribune, the New York Review of Books, BBC Online, The National Interest, and several other academic and foreign affairs journals. Previously, Rashid was the Pakistan, Afghanistan, and Central Asia correspondent for the Far Eastern Economic Review for twenty-two years. He is also the author of four books, including the recently updated second edition of the best-selling Taliban. He appears regularly on NPR, CNN, and the BBC World Service. Rashid was educated at Malvern College in England, Government College in Lahore, and at Fitzwilliam College, Cambridge University.
His latest book, Pakistan on the Brink: The Future of America, Pakistan, and Afghanistan, will be available for purchase and signing after the program.
The Ritz-Carlton Chicago 160 East Pearson Street Chicago, IL 60611
5:30 p.m. Registration and cash bar reception
6:00 p.m. Presentation and discussion
7:15 p.m. Adjournment and book signing
Members $10 Nonmembers $20
Location: Street: The Ritz-Carlton Chicago Additional: 160 East Pearson Street City: Chicago, Province: Illinois Postal Code: 60611 Country: United States (afegit de IndieBound)