Global Issues Through Literature: Authors Under Authoritarianism

Activity Type: 
Professional Development
Target Audience: 
Wednesday, April 4, 2018 5:00 am to 8:00 am
4130 Posvar Hall, University of Pittsburgh

This reading group designed for K-12 educators to learn and use new texts in the classroom, will try to understand the role of literature as document, commentator, and critic of restrictive regimes. Dinner provided. Act 48 and parking provided upon request. Register for the spring sessions!
April 4: Home Fire by Kamila Shamsie, discussion by Prof. Jeanette Jouili (Pitt, Religious Studies). Register here ( by March 12.