Tuesday, August 25, 2015

[voice of witness]

Voice of Witness - covers of four books."Voice of Witness (VOW) is a non-profit dedicated to fostering a more nuanced, empathy-based understanding of contemporary human rights crises. We do this by amplifying the voices of individuals most closely affected by injustice, and by providing curricular and training support to educators and invested communities."

To date, they have published thirteen books of oral histories, with stories from Palestine, Chicago Public Housing, Columbia, and more.

Check them out!

Read this excerpt from Refugee Hotel online:

Voice of Witness - Refugee Hotel book - excerpt screen shot from http://issuu.com/lgerwe/docs/refugee_hotel_short_excerpt_

Or check out your local library -- the Edmonton Public Library, where I live, has three titles from Voice of Witness.

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