Image - Vali Nasr: The Dispensable Nation
Image - Vali Nasr: The Dispensable Nation


Vali Nasr: Improving America's Relations with the Muslim World

Dean, Paul H. Nitze School of Advanced International Studies, John Hopkins University, Author, The Dispensable Nation

Michael Nacht, Ph.D., Professor and former Dean, Goldman School of Public Policy, U.C. Berkeley;  Former Assistant Secretary of Defense for Global Strategic Affairs, Obama Administration - Moderator

Former State Department advisor for Afghanistan and Pakistan and best-selling author Nasr delivers a sharp indictment of America’s flawed foreign policy and outlines a new relationship with the Muslim world. Drawing on his in-depth knowledge of the Middle East and firsthand experience in diplomacy, Nasr offers a powerful reassessment of American foreign policy that directs the country away from its failing relationships toward more productive, and less costly, partnerships.

Location: SF Club Office
Time: 5:30 p.m. check-in, 6 p.m. program, 7 p.m. book signing
Cost: $20 non-members, $12 members, $7 students
Also know:  In association with The Commonwealth Club's Middle East and Asia-Pacific Member-Led Forums. Attendees subject to search.