Quaker Universalist Voice

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Topic: Religion and culture

Strangers in Their Own Land

by Arlie Russell Hochschild – Friends Journal Review

Since the 1970s, sociologist Arnie Russell Hochschild has been a prolific and influential investigator of the impact of modern American economy and culture on people and their families. Her early works include The Unexpected Community: Portrait of an Old Age…

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Exit West and Immigrants

A Note on the novel by Mohsid Hamid

Mohsid Hamid’s Exit West is a novel exploring the experience of refugees in this world, with a little magic in the mechanism of magic doors that permit refugees to engage with the real experiences of refugees in other countries and situations. The theme is…

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