Post Tagged with: "Bronx Memoir Project"

Handling the ‘ISIS Effect’

Handling the ‘ISIS Effect’

Bronx, Brooklyn, East Asian, Education, Muslim, Video March 30, 2015 at 2:50 pm

In this episode of “Independent Sources”: The CLEAR Project educates and provides services to Muslims and others caught in the government’s counterterrorism dragnet; “The Bronx Memoir Project” tells stories of the Bronx, as written by its residents; the city’s first dual-language English-Japanese public school program.

Authors of stories that appear in "Bronx Memoir Project – Volume 1" at a book launch.(Photo by Marguerite Ward via City Limits)

A Memoir of the Bronx – Written by Locals

Bronx December 15, 2014 at 2:46 pm

“Bronx Memoir Project–Volume 1” compiles more than 50 diverse stories from Bronx residents, published in part to combat misconceptions of the borough, reports City Limits.