This Week: Talk with filmaker Tariq Ali and author John Berger

12/23/09

This week, Voices of the Middle East and North Africa brings you the first part of a speech by noted  writer, journalist, and filmmaker Tariq Ali delivered at the Twelfth Annual Eqbal Ahmad Lecture at Hampshire College on November 17. His lecture was titled “Obama’s War in Afghanistan and Pakistan”.

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Later in the program, English art critic, novelist, author, John Berger reads “Letter from Gaza”, a short story written by late Palestinian writer and a leading member of the Popular Front for the Liberation of Palestine.

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