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THE FIFTH ACT: AMERICA’S END IN AFGHANISTAN with Elliot Ackerman in conversation with Jim Falk
Wednesday, August 312:00 pm Eastern/12:00 noon MDT This VIRTUAL PROGRAM is FREE and open to the public but pre-registration is required.
“Cover to Cover”, a monthly program presented by the World Affairs Councils of America, will feature author Elliot Ackerman.
Timely publication of Ackerman’s latest book, The Fifth Act: America’s End in Afghanistan, comes on the first anniversary of the Biden’s Administrations military withdrawal from Afghanistan.Elliot Ackerman is both a former White House Fellow and Marine, and served five tours of duty in Iraq and Afghanistan, where he received the Silver Star, the Bronze Star for Valor, and the Purple Heart. He is the author of the novels, Red Dress In Black and White, Waiting for Eden, Dark at the Crossing, and Green on Blue, as well as the memoir Places and Names: On War, Revolution and Returning