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Commission for Women Fall 2019 Book Club

November 13, 2019 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

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An event every month that begins at 12:00 pm on day Second of the month, repeating until December 11, 2019

Penn State Commission for Women’s Fall 2019 Book Club will discuss “Our Women on the Ground: Arab Women Reporting from the Arab World” during three lunchtime meetings.

In this essay collection, 19 female Arab journalists speak out about what it’s like to report on their changing homelands. Participants in the book club will have a chance to win a signed copy.

Dates and Discussion Topics

  • Oct. 9: Remembrances and Crossfire
  • Nov. 13: Resilience and Exile
  • Dec. 11: Transition (including video Q-and-A with the editor, Zahra Hankir)

Participants are invited to bring their own lunches; coffee and dessert will be provided.

With questions, contact Raz Abdulqadir at
or Terri Smith at


November 13, 2019
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
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Crystal Barna


Room C1800 – Penn State College of Medicine
700 HMC Crescent Road
Hershey, PA 17033 United States
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