Pakistan Link, the largest-circulated Pakistani-American newspaper in North America, recently featured Amb. Akbar Ahmed, a member of the Board of Advisors for IWP's Center for Culture and Security, in its December 30, 2011 issue. Please see the following pages:
- Pages 4 and 8: "An Afternoon with Prof. Akbar Ahmed" (Link to page 4, Link to page 8)
- Pages 17-18: "PL Publications Hosts Luncheon in Honor of Prof. Akbar Ahmed" (Link to page 17, Link to page 18)
Ambassador Akbar Ahmed is the Ibn Khaldun Chair of Islamic Studies and professor of International Relations at American University in Washington, D.C. From 1999 to 2000, Dr. Ahmed was the Pakistani High Commissioner (Ambassador) to the United Kingdom. He has also held many other senior positions in Pakistan. His many award-winning books include Discovering Islam: Making Sense of Muslim History and Society, Postmodernism and Islam: Predicament and Promise, Islam Today: A Short Introduction to the Muslim World, Jinnah Quartet, Journey into Islam, and, most recently, Journey into America: The Challenge of Islam.