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JOIN CHHANGE AND THE BROOKDALE COMMUNITY THIS FALL

We will share a common intellectual experience as we read the novel When the Emperor Was Divine, by Julie Otsuka. The book follows one Japanese American family's experience when they were forced to live in an internment camp during World War II. Programs will be held throughout the semester, centered on the novel’s themes of racism, prejudice, and the dangers of stereotyping. READ MORE

  • Armenian Exhibit 100x140Contact Chhange to purchase: Hundred-Year Legacy of Courage: Celebrating the Lives of Armenian Genocide Survivors in Our Community.

  • ChiyoMoriuchi 100x140pBrookdale Read speaker, N. Chiyo Moriuchi, October 6, 2016.

  • The Cats of Mirikitani 100x140pFilm: Jimmy Mirikitani, internment camp survivor and artist, November 3, 2016.

  • Julie Otsuka 100x140pJulie Otsuka, author of When the Emperor was Divine, November 17, 2016.

 

 The Generations Book Club


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The reading selection for the last meeting of the Generations Book Club was The Pages in Between: A Holocaust Legacy of Two Families, One Home, by Erin Einhorn

Thursday, March 7, 2013, 7:00 PM
Chhange Center
Brookdale Campus, Bankier Library Building, Lot #5

Six decades after two families were brought together by history, Erin Einhorn is forced to separate facts from glimmers of fiction handed down in the story of her ancestors

The book is available at the Monmouth Country Library, Amazon, and Barnes & Noble.

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