Say You’re One of Them by Uwem Akpan: an Illustration of the Resiliency of Refugee Children

Say You’re One of Them | Author: Uwem Akpan | Genre: Fiction Paperback: 361 | Publisher: Back Bay Books (2008) | ISBN: 978-0-316-08637-0 “It was a time just to be a human being and to celebrate that. What mattered now was how to get people to lay down their weapons and biases, and how to … Continue reading Say You’re One of Them by Uwem Akpan: an Illustration of the Resiliency of Refugee Children

Amusing Ourselves to Death by Neil Postman: A Prophetic Wake Up Call, Echoing Back Decades

Amusing Ourselves to Death | Author: Neil Postman | Genre: Nonfiction Paperback: 184 | My Edition’s Publisher: Penguin Group (2006) | Original Publisher: Viking Penguin Inc. (1985) | ISBN: 978-0-14-303653-1 Rating: 5/5 “Television, in other words, is transforming our culture into one vast arena for show business.” Postman, page 80 If you need a wake-up … Continue reading Amusing Ourselves to Death by Neil Postman: A Prophetic Wake Up Call, Echoing Back Decades