Venue: Stanford medical campus, La Ki Shing Center, Berg Hall.
Host: Stanford medical school's program in arts, humanities and medicine.
Paul Costello, Chief Communications Officer for the School of Medicine, will lead us through a talk with Dr. Hosseini, author of The Kite Runner, A Thousand Splendid Suns, and And the Mountains Echoed. Born in Kabul, Khaled Hosseini centers his luminous writing and humanitarian work on the people of Afghanistan, particularly women, children and homeless refugees. For more info, see this site.