Tuesday, July 02, 2013
Poetic Obituaries: The 21-year-old [Andrew Pochter] went to Egypt
Before the trip, he interned for AMIDEAST, an American nonprofit that focuses on the Middle East and North Africa. He also took a class in regional politics.
While enrolled in the class, he read poems about the Israeli-Palestinian conflict to his girlfriend, said his mother, Elizabeth Pochter.
from CNN: U.S. student killed in Egypt was enthralled with region's politics, languages