May 24, 2020

Kayla M. Williams Appears on DODReads Podcast

By Kayla M. Williams

In Episode 6 former Army Arabic Linguist Kayla Williams of the Center for a New American Security talks women in war, her own writing, and how to stay connected to service after leaving Active Duty.

Listen to the full conversation on DODReads Podcast.


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