One Woman’s Journey Through Afghanistan

December 6, 2011

Hour 2: What is life like for most of the people of Afghanistan and how important is the drug trade to the country’s economy? We’ll find out this hour with native Afghan and journalist Fariba Nawa [1], who recounts her experiences traveling within and reporting on the country in her new book “Opium Nation: Child Brides, Drug Lords, and One Woman’s Journey Through Afghanistan” (Harper Perennial, 2011).

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[1] Fariba Nawa: http://www.faribanawa.com/

[2] Download: http://podcastdownload.npr.org/anon.npr-podcasts/podcast/77/510036/143230879/KERA_143230879.mp3

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