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Our Legacy of Women Authors

February 26, 2015
Death anniversaries can be inspiring— called “teaching moments” here—so bring them on. Should we welcome news of the passing of women writers? Last month we learned of “The Thorn Birds” author Colleen McCullough’s death. I admit it; I read “Thorn Birds” only recently, then excitedly called friends to discuss this gripping family epic set in Australia. Ahh yes, they said. They knew it:--not the book but the film adaptation...

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Voices of Iraq

Suad Al-Radi
Iraqi resident, Baghdad, days before the invasion
sound Sample My country, my family 7:45

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Features

Nisrin Elamin
Sudan activist Elamin, working with Sudanese women worldwide to support self-help work in Darfur, came into our studio to tell us about her country. Go to our Dec 8, 2009 podcast for the full interview. sound Sample 6:17

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Tahrir Diwan

a poem.. a song..
poem "Unyieldingly"
Lawrence Joseph reading

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poems
poem "Ramadan"
AbdalHayy Moore reads from 'Ramadan Sonnets' --www.danielmoorepoetry.com

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Book review
Khaled Hosseini's
And The Mountains Echoed
reviewed by BN Aziz.

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Tahrir Team

Aisha AlAdawiya and Hassen Abdellah
Read about Aisha AlAdawiya and Hassen Abdellah in the team page.

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