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Intercultural Book Study with Sibi Aydelott

  • University Presbyterian Church 300 Bushnell Avenue San Antonio, TX, 78212 United States (map)

Dates: Four Tuesdays, Feb. 5, 12, 19, and 26

Time: 10:30 a.m.-12 noon

Tuition: $40 before Jan. 29, $45 after

Enrollment: 10 min./12max.

We will discuss the role and ‘place’ of women in Korea, under Japanese occupation, in China, and in Japan through three books and a film. The novels: Daughters of the Dragons by William Andrews; The Tea Girl Of Hummingbird Lane by Lisa See; and Memoirs of a Geisha by Arthur Golden. During the last meeting, we will watch and discuss the film adaptation of Memoirs.

Sibi Aydelott holds a doctoral degree in Curriculum & Instruction from the University of Tennessee, Knoxville. She has taught in the United States, Pakistan, Iran, Turkey, Egypt, and Qatar. She has also worked as a Curriculum Consultant. She moved to San Antonio in 2010.

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