Khaled Speaks at Cameron University

Cameron University's Academic Festival - “Afghanistan: Its Complexities and Relevance”

On August 30th, Cameron University kicked off its triennial Academic Festival, “Afghanistan: Its Complexities and Relevance,” with a moderated stage conversation featuring Khaled Hosseini, best-selling author of The Kite Runner and A Thousand Splendid Suns. The event was moderated by Cameron University’s president, Cindy Ross with a reception and book signing following the discussion.  During the event Khaled spoke about his experiences growing up in Afghanistan and returning as an adult, as well as the importance his foundation, The Khaled Hosseini Foundation, plays in his continuing relationship with his homeland.  See the link within to access video from the event.