‘Kite Runner’ author to grace Fairfield University
- Posted on October 8th, 2009 filed in Newspaper
Khaled Hosseini, who shot to fame after his novel “The Kite Runner,” about two young boys in Afghanistan, was published and adapted into a film, will be at Fairfield University this week. Hosseini will speak as part of Fairfield University’s Open VISIONS Forum on Thursday, Oct. 8 at 8 p.m., the school’s Regina A. Quick Center for the Arts. As this year’s Jacoby-Lunin Humanitarian lecturer, Hosseini will deliver a lecture, “The Voices of Afghanistan,” hosted by the university’s Carl and Dorothy Bennett Center for Judaic Studies.
Published in Stamford Times, Wilton Villager on 10/7/09