Ayaan Hirsi Ali
Dutch Politician, Renowned Islam Reformist & International Activist
- Feb. 21, 2017
- Fred Kavli Theatre
Option I: All six evenings
Section A (reserved) $462
Section B (open seating) $390
Option II: Choose four evenings
Section B (open seating) $260
Renowned political leader, national security expert, women's rights advocate and Islam reformist; Ayaan Hirsi Ali is the New York Times bestselling author of Heretic, Infidel, Nomad, and The Caged Virgin. A prominent speaker, debater, and journalist, she was chosen as one of Time magazine’s 100 most influential people in the world, one of the Glamour Heroes and Reader's Digest's European of the Year for 2005.. She is now a fellow at Harvard University. Hirsi Ali is the founder of the AHA Foundation to protect and defend the rights of women. In her presentation she will share her journey from a deeply religious Islamic upbringing, elected office in the Netherlands to a post at Harvard. She will make a powerful plea for a Muslim Reformation as the only way to end the horrors of terrorism, sectarian warfare and the repression of women and minorities.
This show is only available for purchase as a part of the 2016-2017 Distinguished Speaker Series.
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2016-2017 Distinguished Speaker Series:
Gen. David Petraeus – Mon, October 24, 2016
Diana Nyad – Tue, November 8, 2016
Steve Martin – Tue, January 10, 2017
Ayaan Hirsi Ali – Tue, February 21, 2017
Vin Scully – Tue, March 21, 2017
Capt. Scott Kelly – Tue, May 9, 2017
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