The War on the Uyghurs: A Talk by Professor Sean Roberts
February 28 @ 2:00 pm
Join us as Professor Sean R. Roberts presents a lecture based on his book, The War on the Uyghurs (2020). This lecture is a component of the current photographic exhibit, Kashgar 1985 in the Williamsburg Regional Library Gallery.
Roberts is an Associate Professor of the Practice of International Affairs at the George Washington University’s Elliott School of International Affairs. Dr. Roberts is an anthropologist who has studied the Uyghur people of China and Central Asia for 30 years. He has published numerous articles in academic journals and popular media publications about the Uyghurs. In addition to his research on the Uyghur people, he remains active in doing applied research on international development projects.