The Road to a New Myanmar: Where Could It Lead?

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3/4/13 6:00 pm AST
Aquinas College Performing Arts Center
1703 Robinson Rd.
Grand Rapids, MI
United States
Myanmar has long been isolated as an international pariah state. But now, the ruling generals have begun a series of democratic and economic reforms. But how far will those changes go? The country has so much to gain from progressive reforms. Yet even a quick look at other ASEAN countries shows the corrosive results of headlong development. What can Myanmar learn from its regional neighbors about tilting toward democracy? Karen Coates and Jerry Redfern, Print and Photojournalist Team reporting on Southeast Asia. Program repeats Tuesday (following day), 11am @ Gillett Auditorium, 5/3 Bank bldg, downtown GR