Vietnam War Veteran and Peace Advocate Mike Ferner Discusses Windows and Mirrors: Reflections on the War in Afghanistan
All Library locations are closed today, Monday, September 1, in observance of Labor Day.
November 1, 2011
Vietnam War veteran and Interim Director of Veterans for Peace Mike Ferner presents A Veteran's Reflections on the Windows and Mirrors Exhibit on Sunday, November 13, 2011, at 2 p.m. at the Central Library, 14 W. 10th St.
Windows and Mirrors: Reflections on the War in Afghanistan - an exhibit featuringpanels created by international artists and American students to help viewers imagine the experiences of Afghan civilians - is on display November 12 - December 31 at the Central Library.
Ferner, author of Inside the Red Zone: A Veteran for Peace Reports from Iraq, has visited Iraq twice. In 2010 he traveled to Afghanistan with a Voices for Creative Nonviolence delegation.
The event is co-sponsored by the American Friends Service Committee.
Admission is free. A 1 p.m. reception precedes the event. RSVP online or call 816.701.3407. Free parking is available at the Library District Parking Garage at 10th & Baltimore.
Major funding for programs at the Kansas City Public Library is provided by a generous grant from the Ewing Marion Kauffman Foundation.