India Studies: Uka And Nalini Solanki Foundation Lecture

The Yadunandan Center for India Studies cordially invites you to the 8th Annual Uka and Nalini Solanki Foundation Lecture. Reception @ 6pm. Lecture and book signing 7-9p. “Planet India: America’s Stake in India’s Future”. Dr. Mira Kamdar Distinguished Guest Speaker Dr. Mira Kamdar is a foreign affairs expert, award-winning author and international commentator. Her areas of expertise include India and China, their economies, environments and relationships with other world powers, including the United States. Mira Kamdar’s latest book is Planet India: The Turbulent Rise of the World’s Largest Democracy and the Future of Our World. Dr. Kamdar has been a Senior Fellow at the World Policy Institute since 1992. She was a 2008 Bernard Schwartz Fellow at the Asia Society. She is a member of the editorial boards of World Policy Journal and India Review. Dr. Kamdar received her BA from Reed College and her MA and PhD degrees from the University of California at Berkeley. RSVP by April 22, 2010 to Valerie Christian at vchristi@csulb.edu or (562) 985 – 8785