Diplomatic Encounters Series presents “Politics in Pakistan and the USA: Parallels and Contrasts”

Lecture Series

May 23, 2016

6:00-7:30PM; Reception at 5:30

Assembly Hall

Senator (r) Javed Jabbar has diverse interests in writing, international and national affairs, voluntary development work, mass media, filmmaking, and environmental, social, and cultural issues. His most recent book Pathways, published in 2016, has been described as a "must-read." He has served as a Minister in three Federal Cabinets of Pakistan and has been a Senator for 6 years. Senator Jabbat is a member of the think tank Senate Forum for Policy Research, and is also a member of non-media-reported Pakistan-India Track-II Dialogue, also known as the "Neemrana Initiative." Furthermore, he lectures at civil and military univesities and think tanks in India, Pakistan, and overseas countries on Pakistan-India relations, among other subjects.

Free and open to the public.

Sponsored by the International House Global Voices Lecture Series, The Pakistan Club at the University of Chicago, the Consulate General of Pakistan in Chicago, and the Diplomatic Encounters Series.