After Words with Greg Mortenson
Greg Mortenson talked about his book Stones into Schools: Promoting Peace with Books, Not Bombs, in Afghanistan and Pakistan (Viking… read more
Greg Mortenson talked about his book Stones into Schools: Promoting Peace with Books, Not Bombs, in Afghanistan and Pakistan (Viking Adult; 1st edition (December 1, 2009). The book follows Mr. Mortenson, co-founder of the Central Asia Institute, and his colleagues as they work to set up remote schools for girls in Pakistan and Afghanistan. Mr. Mortenson told how his project began in his book Three Cups of Tea: One Man’s Mission to Promote Peace. . . One School at a Time (Penguin; January 30, 2007). The guest interviewer was Representative Mary Bono-Mack, an early champion of Mr. Mortenson’s work. She has represented California’s 45th district since 1998.
The length of this edition of “After Words” is 37 minutes. close
*The transcript for this program was compiled from uncorrected Closed Captioning.
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