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Arab Fairy Tale Feasts: A Delicious Way to Explore Arab Culture, with author Karim Alrawi

Arab Fairy Tale Feasts: A Delicious Way to Explore Arab Culture, with author Karim Alrawi

Date(s) - 11/08/2021
4:00 pm - 5:15 pm

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IRIS NRC and Middle East Studies Program - UW Madison


Monday, November 8, 2021, from 4 pm CST to 5:15 pm CST.


1 hr 15 min
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Price: Free
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We are excited to virtually host the renowned author, playwright, and educator Karim Alrawi on November 8th, and to celebrate the publication of his new children’s book: Arab Fairy Tale Feasts, A Literary Cookbook. Join us to learn about Arab culture and traditions through the lens of food! This event is open to all, and is especially framed for K-12 educators. We will be giving out 20 copies of Karim’s cookbook to the first 20 Wisconsin K-12 educators who register!
Arab Fairy Tale Feasts is the latest title in the highly-praised Fairy Tale Feasts Collection, a creative series of enchanting folk tales and kid-friendly recipes in beautifully illustrated cookbooks.
Award-winning writer and storyteller, Karim Alrawi, draws on his personal knowledge of Arab culture to create original stories that are a feast for young minds. Told with intriguing details, the tales take young readers on a delicious cultural journey and invite them to consider an Arab perspective on food and the fantastical. Each tale concludes with a traditional recipe and is flavored with colorful illustrations, making this a literary and visual banquet to appeal across generations and cultures, capturing children’s imaginations and to be enjoyed by the whole family
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