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Author Sherman, Karen, 1962- author.

Title Brick by brick : building hope and opportunity for women survivors everywhere / Karen Sherman.

Publication Info. Lanham, Maryland : Rowman & Littlefield, [2019]


Location Call No. Status
 PAS Central Library Non-Fiction, 3rd Floor  New Shelf  305.4 SHE    Available
 PAS Lamanda Park Branch Non-Fiction  New Shelf  305.4 SHE    Available
1 copy being processed for PAS Central Library On Order.
1 copy being processed for PAS Lamanda Park Branch On Order.
Description xii, 269 pages ; 24 cm
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Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents The move -- The country -- The work -- Activists in debt -- Tag you're it -- Sometimes together, sometimes apart -- Rumbek -- Grace -- Women in Rwanda -- Home -- Straddling -- Social networks -- Odd woman out -- Debora -- Women leaders -- Top of the continent -- Pain into power -- Yei -- Women's day -- Yvette -- Reentry -- Spring awakening -- Ladies choice -- Out of Africa -- A better place -- Epilogue.
Summary "This powerful memoir weaves the stories of valiant women who survived the Rwandan genocide with the struggle of their champion, Karen Sherman, to recover from her own history of abuse. The strength of these women helped Karen find her own way--through conflict zones and confrontations with corrupt officials to a renewed commitment to her family."--Provided by publisher.
Subject Sherman, Karen, 1962- -- Travel -- Rwanda.
Women -- Rwanda -- Social conditions.
Women -- Services for -- Rwanda.
Genocide survivors -- Services for -- Rwanda.
Women in development -- Rwanda.
ISBN 9781538130315 : $26.95
1538130319 : $26.95

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