Monthly Archive for: ‘June, 2017’

  • Women Studying Copy

    Children’s Books About Palestine

    By Katharine Davies Samway This article appeared originally in Rethinking Schools, vol. 27, no. 2, winter 2012-13.   It was a beautiful fall day for the Dia de los Muertos (Day of the Dead) festival and I was volunteering at a booth devoted to Palestine …

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  • Historical

    Independence or Catastrophe?

    Teaching Palestine through multiple narratives By Samia Shoman This article first appeared in Rethinking Schools magazine, summer 2014. Introduction Long before I was born in 1975, the course of my life had been drastically altered by history. When David Ben-Gurion declared the creation and independence …

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