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The Swedish Girl of Motala By Eric Basir
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The Swedish Girl of Motala, written and illustrated by Eric Basir—an American Muslim of mixed African and Swedish descent—shines the light on a serious social issue already changing the... More > once all-welcoming Sweden. The present atmosphere of Swedish society can be as cold as the climate. Yet this story—about a daughter of African immigrants becoming a leader in her community—can bring hope to all in Sweden.< Less
Roegiers Family Farm: A Porcion of Edinburg By Annaiz Araiza, et al.
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Today the citizenry of Edinburg lives in a bi-lingual, bi-national, and bi-cultural en-vironment of Spanish- and English-speaking peoples. Were we to travel back eighty years to the 1930s... More > and visit the ice houses, packing sheds, cotton gins, and streets of Edinburg it would not be unusual to hear people being greeted in a cacophony of languges- “Good Day,” “Buenos días (Spanish),” “Dzień dobry (Polish),” “Guten Tag (German),“ “God dag (Swedish),” and “Goede dag (Flemish).” Through the social process known as “chain migration” friends and family will learn of opportunities and then follow previous migrants to the new community. In this study we learn of Camiel Roegiers, a Flemish-speaking Belgium national who, as a “bird of passage,” makes three trips to the United States at the beginning of the twentieth century to work and live in Texas, Virginia, Kansas, and ultimately Edinburg, Texas. Along the way he was joined by his siblings, and in-laws.< Less

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