In 1976, Nahlah Ayed"s family gave up their comfortable life in Winnipeg for the squalor of a Palestinian refugee camp in Amman, Jordan. The transition was jarring, but it was from this uncomfortable situation that Ayed first observed the people whose heritage she shared. The family returned to Canada when she was thirteen, and Ayed ignored the Middle East for many years. But the First Gulf War and the events of 9/11 reignited her interest. Soon she was reporting from the region full-time, trying to make sense of the wars and upheavals that have affected its people and sent so many of them seeking a better life elsewhere.
|LC Classifications||PN4913.A96 A3 2012|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||356 pages ;|
|Number of Pages||356|
|LC Control Number||2013409403|
A Thousand Farewells: A Reporter’s Journey from Refugee Camp to the Arab Spring We apologize, but this video has failed to load. Try refreshing . A Thousand Farewells. Social Sharing. Books Canadian A Thousand Farewells. Author Nahlah Ayed is a foreign correspondent for the CBC. Social Sharing. A Thousand Farewells A Reporter's Journey From Refugee Camp to the Arab Spring (Book): Ayed, Nahlah: In , Nahlah Ayed's family gave up their comfortable life in Winnipeg for the squalor of a Palestinian refugee camp in Amman, Jordan. The transition was jarring, but it was from this uncomfortable situation that Ayed first observed the people whose heritage she shared. Buy the Paperback Book A Thousand Farewells: A Reporter's Journey From Refugee Camp To The Arab Spring by Nahlah Ayed at , Canada's largest bookstore. Free shipping and pickup in store on eligible orders.
In A Thousand Farewells, Ayed describes with sympathy and insight the myriad ways in which the Arab people have fought against oppression and loss as seen from her own early days witnessing protests in Amman, and the wars, crackdowns, and uprisings she has reported on in countries across the region.5/5(1). Ayed’s all-consuming work ethic is apparent in the care and attention to detail throughout this book. By no means a comprehensive overview of the region, A Thousand Farewells is nonetheless a valuable street-level view that doesn’t boast of Reviews: [db:quest=afe5]A Thousand and One Farewells[/db:quest] Copy Tooltip Code to Clipboard. Tooltip code copied to clipboard. Copy to clipboard failed. The above tooltip code may be used when posting comments in the Eorzea Database, creating blog entries, or accessing the Event & Party Recruitment page. When used, a tooltip* will be displayed. CBC Middle East correspondent and former Winnipegger Nahlah Ayed launches her new book, "In A Thousand Farewells," at McNally Robinson Booksellers at Grant Park Shopping Centre on Monday, April
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