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America: a place of refuge?

Today for my class on Holocaust history, we watched the film, Woman in Gold.   The film is about an Austrian Holocaust survivor,  Maria Altmann, who discovered late in life that a famous painting of her aunt  was stolen by the Nazis. With the help of a young Jewish...

Book Award and Jamaicans Advocate for Windrush Generation

Alford Gardner, SS Windrush passenger   Full Professor and Book award This month marks the first month of my promotion to full professor.  I have to confess that when I started on this journey I did not think all these years later I would still be in academia or that...

A Life Well Spent R.I.P.Dr. Ron Myers

I have been thinking a lot about a life well spent.  It is not about fame or fortune or even length of years.   Dr. Ron Myers, a man of faith, lived and died so honorably. He was a doctor, a preacher, a musician, and an activist. For years, he lobbied US Presidents...

The Kenya Chronicles

  Today marks the beginning of The Kenya Chronicles—intermittent news and articles about the country of Kenya.  I am here on the African continent for three weeks having been invited by a local university to give a talk about the highs and lows of publishing works of...

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