Free webinar April 26 with Palestinian-American author Ibtisam Barakat

Join a FREE webinar on April 26 with Palestinian-American author Ibtisam Barakat
Thursday, April 26, 2018
6:00 – 7:15 p.m. CST (for NC teachers that is 7:00 – 8:15 p.m. EST)

The Middle East Book Award is pleased to present during National Arab American Heritage month a conversation with award-winning author, Ibtisam Barakat on her book Balcony on the Moon: Coming of Age in Palestine, an enlightening look at the not often depicted daily life in a politically tumultuous area. Barakat will discuss a life full of challenges that inspired defiance and creative ways of finding solutions. Join us as we discuss human rights, gender equality, and the power of words to take us and our thoughts to faraway places. Register here today!

Once a month in spring 2018, the World Area Book Awards will sponsor a 60 minute webinar on a book recognized by one of the awards and facilitate a discussion with the author on how to incorporate the book into the classroom. The spring webinar series focuses on social justice. All times listed refer to Central Standard Time (CST). REGISTER FOR THE WEBINAR SERIES HERE. Sponsored by the Consortium of Latin American Studies Programs, the South Asia National Outreach Consortium, the Middle East Outreach Council and Africa Access.

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