POPE LECTURE SERIES | ANNUAL SPEAKERS
Fifth Annual Everett P. Pope Lecture, November 16, 2022
Homeira Qaderind, writer, activist, and educator, Speaker
Homeira Qaderi is an Afghan writer, activist, and educator. She has written seven books, including a collection of short stories and her acclaimed novel Noqra: The Daughter of Kabul River (Rozgar Publishers, 2009). Before leaving Afghanistan, Qaderi taught at Gharjistan University, in Kabul, and worked as a senior advisor to both the minister of education and, earlier, the minister of labor, social affairs, martyrs, and the disabled.
Currently, Qaderi is a Radcliffe Institute Fellow. Read more …