EventsBook Discussion: Funny In Farsi: A Memoir of Growing Up Iranian in America

Book Discussion: Funny In Farsi: A Memoir of Growing Up Iranian in America

11:30 AM – 1:00 PM

Description

Join the Assistive Resources Center Accessible Audiobook Discussion Group for a dial-in phone discussion of Funny in Farsi by Firoozeh Dumas.

Author recollects her family's adjustment to American culture after moving from Iran to California in 1972 when she was seven. In a series of vignettes, Firoozeh describes her father's amusing attempts to assimilate, her uncle's penchant for fast food, and their experiences during the Iranian Revolution.

This event takes place by phone and especially welcomes patrons with visual disabilities. To register for this event, please call 312-747-4001 for access information. An accessible digital audiobook is available to those who qualify via Illinois State Library Talking Book and Braille Service.


When registering for this event, you agree to abide by the Library Use Guidelines.

Program:
Disability Awareness
Suitable for:
Adults
Type:
Book Clubs
Language:
English

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