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Naseem Rakha

Jul 07, 2009 Comments Off on Naseem Rakha by

Dmae Roberts talked with Oregon Author┬áNaseem Rakha about her debut novel “The Crying Tree” — the story of a family whose son is murdered. The novel brings to light issues of justice and forgiveness as a mother begins a correspondence with the convicted murderer of her son. Naseem describes her experiences covering an execution and […]

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Author Canyon Sam on Women in Tibet

Dec 22, 2009 Comments Off on Author Canyon Sam on Women in Tibet by

Dmae Roberts talks with Canyon Sam, the author “Sky Train: Women on the Edge of History” a chronicle of women’s lives in Tibet based on a 19-year oral history project. ┬áMany women were left to fend for themselves when China invaded Tibet, ending up in work camps with a high mortality rate. In 2007, Can […]

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