Thomas Barfield—Afghanistan on the Brink:
Elections and Legitimacy
Thomas Barfield is a professor of anthropology at Boston University and president of the American Institute for Afghanistan Studies. He brings historical and cultural perspectives to his lecture about Afghanistan's August 2009 presidential election and the ensuing charges of balloting fraud.
Date: September 23, 2009
Location: Higgins 300
Sponsor(s): Islamic Civilization and Societies Program