Media

Press

 

Publication 

  • Afghanistan's Heritage - Restoring Spirit and Stone (September, 2018)
    : Published in collaboration with the United States Department of State

  • Afghanistan: A Distant War by Robert Nickelsberg (Oct. 16, 2013)
    : Robert Nickelsberg’s photographs help bring into focus the day-to-day consequences of war, poverty, oppression, and political turmoil in Afghanistan

Panelist / Events

  • Preserving the Past to Strengthen Afghanistan’s Future - Panelist | United States Institute of Peace (Oct. 4, 2018)
    : The U.S. Institute of Peace and the U.S. Department of State jointly hosted a book launch event for Robert Nickelsberg’s “Afghanistan’s Heritage, Restoring Spirit and Stone". The event included a discussion with senior panelists who explored how preserving cultural heritage in Afghanistan not only protects the invaluable contributions and historical experiences of people in the region, but also directly supports Afghanistan’s present-day efforts toward becoming a stable and prosperous nation.

  • 25 Years Inside Afghanistan | C-Span (Mar. 4, 2015)
    : Robert Nickelsberg spoke about the 25 years he has spent documenting Afghanistan, including events such as the Soviet military occupation and withdrawal in 1988, the rise of al-Qaeda and Islamic fundamentalism, and the withdrawal of U.S. troops in 2013. Mr. Nickelsberg also spoke about his book, Afghanistan: A Distant War.