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Caught Between Cultures: Book Club for Educators.

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Sponsored by the Institute for Global Studies (University of MInnesota), the Pacific Northwest Resource Center on Canada (Western Washington University), Center for Contemporary Arab Studies and Center for Muslim-Christian Understanding (Georgetown University), South Asia Institute (University of Texas/ Austin),Asia for Educators (Columbia), Center for Latin American and Caribbean Studies (University of Illinois), South Asia Book Award, Freeman Book Award, Center for Middle Eastern and North African Studies (University of Michigan), Center for Middle Eastern Studies (University of Arizona Tucson). Latin America Center (University of Texas Austin)
May 1, 2023   6:00 - 8:00 pm  
$25 (includes mailed copies of all books)
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Center for Latin American and Caribbean Studies (CLACS)

Ida in the Middle by Nora Lester Murad

Join us virtually to delve into discussions with speakers from various National Resource Centers as well as other experts across the United States. Registration includes copies of each 8th-grade to 12th grade book which will be mailed to you. (Book should be read before its featured session. )

May 1, 2023  Ida in the Middle by Nora Lester Murad. Ida, a Palestinian-American girl, eats a magic olive that takes her to the life she might have had in her parents’ village near Jerusalem. An important coming of age story that explores identity, place, voice, and belonging. Sponsored and facilitated by the Center for Middle Eastern & North African Studies at the University of Michigan.

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