REUTERS/Vincent Kessler - Myanmar pro-democracy leader Aung San Suu Kyi attends an award ceremony to receive her 1990 Sakharov Prize at the European Parliament in Strasbourg, October 22, 2013.

Past Event

The struggle for democracy in Myanmar/Burma

July 14, 2015

On July 14, the Center for East Asia Policy Studies at Brookings hosted a discussion of Myanmar’s progress over the past four years and the prospects for strengthening democratic rule under the next government. Former reporter with The Washington Post Delphine Schrank's new book “The Rebel of Rangoon; A Tale of Defiance and Deliverance” (Nation Books, 2015), based on her four years among dissidents in Myanmar/Burma, will set the stage for the discussion.

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