Stranger at Home

The Holocaust, Zionism, and American Judaism
  • 213 Pages
  • 4.86 MB
  • English
Univ of Chicago Pr (Tx)
Black studies, Jewish studies, Nationalism, Population & demography, Social history, USA, Judaism - History, Blacks In The U.S, History Of Zionist Movement, Religion - Theology, 20th century, History, Holocaust, Jewish (1939-1945), Identity, Influence, Jews, Judaism, United S
The Physical Object
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL10192608M
ISBN 100226576299
ISBN 139780226576299

"A Stranger at Home" tells the true story of Margaret's return to her parents in Tuktoyaktuk, Northwest Territories and how she was snubbed by family, friends, and Published by Annick Press This book is the life of author, Margaret Pokiak-Fenton, the sequel to "Fatty Legs" by the same authors/5.

A Stranger At Home is as finely crafted and beautifully illustrated as the first book. Both are works of art in every way -- the text is completely accessible for children ages 8 to 12, and a joy for adults to read; and the illustrations are exquisite, with the photographs featured in the margins gathered, as an added bonus, at the back of each book/5(17).

Stranger at Home is the story of Mike Vickers, back home from the dead, and trying to find out who Stranger at Home book his family tried to get him out of the way in the first About: A book written to cash in on the success of film actor George Sanders, and ghost-written by Leigh Brackett, whom the supposed author claims never to have met/5.

: Strangers At Home: Essays on the Effects of Living Overseas and Coming "Home" to a Strange Land (): Smith, Carolyn D.: Books5/5(1). A Stranger at Home by Christy Jordan-Fenton & Margaret Pokiak-Fenton, illustrated by Liz Amini-Holmes, Annick Press, It is impossible to read A Stranger At Home and its prequel, Fatty Legs, without becoming angry at the injustice that was perpetrated upon the Aboriginal people in Canada in the name of "civilization" and "assimilation."File Size: KB.

A Stranger at Home: Finding your place and maintaining your identity are core values in this lovely, simply written and utterly moving memoir. The sequel to the award-winning Fatty Legs, A Stranger at Home continues the story of Margaret Pokiak-Fenton, who again 5/5.

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A Stranger at Home. A Stranger at Home is the second instalment in Margaret Pokiak-Fenton’s poignant memoirs, written with her daughter-in-law, Christy Jordan-Fenton. The first, Fatty Legs, recalled Margaret’s miserable, two-year stay at a residential school in the Northwest Territories.

A Stranger At Home: A True Story Paperback – Sept. 1 by Christy Jordan-Fenton (Author), Margaret-Olemaun Pokiak-Fenton (Author)/5(17). A Stranger In The House: Book review by Dinh. Synopsis: A present you can’t remember.

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You’re home making dinner for your husband. You expect him any second. The phone rings- it’s the call you hoped you’d never get. You jump in your car and race to a neighborhood you thought you’d never visit.

After two years in Catholic residential school, year-old Olemaun returns to Tuktoyaktuk on Canada's Arctic coast, a stranger to her friends and family, unaccustomed to the food and clothing and unable to speak or understand her native : Christy Jordan-Fenton.

A Stranger at Home, written by Christy Jordan-Fenton and Margret Pokiak-Fenton and illustrated by Liz Amini Holms depicts the struggles an Inuit girl experiences while trying to adjust to life back home after attending a northern residential school for two years/5(14). A great book if you read fatty legs this the second one about her life back at home with her family and how everything is different for her.

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will eat," my father said to my mother in Inuvialuktun on his way out the door to find out what was. The sequel to the unforgettable memoir FATTY LEGS.

Traveling to be reunited with her family in the arctic, year-old Margaret Pokiak can hardly contain her excitement.

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Why would Agnes's mother forbid her to speak English and play with Olemaun. How was Olemaun beginning to see herself. Why. Chapter 3 1. Get this from a library. A stranger at home.

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A Stranger at Home is the third true story by Christy Jordan-Fenton about the impact which residential schools had on her mother-in-law Margaret Pokiak-Fenton.

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