Stories for Building Bridges – Virtual or In-Person Performance
Critically-acclaimed author Rukhsana Khan shares inspirational stories from behind the scenes of her highly acclaimed books. Students will hear stories from her childhood and learn about her inspiration and writing process. Exploring South Asian culture and issues surrounding poverty, immigration, and family, Rukhsana will adapt her performance to meet the needs of your students.
Born in Lahore, Pakistan, Rukhsana Khan is an award-winning storyteller and the author of sixteen books who has been invited to speak on television and radio as well as several international conferences. In 2013, her Big Red Lollipop was celebrated by the New York Public Library as one of the “Top 100 Great Children’s Books in 100 Years.” Rukhsana is also available for Skype visits (contact her directly at www.rukhsanakhan.com).