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Women in Conflict Zones Discussion

Hosted by the Consul of the Vienna Changemakers Group
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Took place 1 month ago
Mon 08 Mar 19:00 - 20:00

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Please join the Center for Strategic and International Studies for a Smart Women, Smart Power celebration of International Women’s Day featuring New York Times best-selling author Gayle Tzemach Lemmon. She will discuss her new book, The Daughters of Kobani Protected content , her best-selling book Ashley’s War: The Untold Story of a Team of Women Soldiers on the Special Ops Battlefield Protected content , which is being made into a major motion picture, and her extensive research and experience covering the women who serve and live in conflict-affected areas of the world.

The Daughters of Kobani tells the story of what ISIS has left in its wake: the most far-reaching experiment in women’s equality in the least likely place in the world brought to you by young women who have been battling ISIS town by town, street by street since Protected content . These young women served as America’s ground force in the fight to defeat the Islamic State. The Daughters of Kobani tells, for the first time, the story of how they came to serve as America’s partner.