Book Discussion on The New Kids

In her book Brooke Hauser documents a year at the Brooklyn International High School, where twenty-eight languages are spoken and none of… read more

In her book Brooke Hauser documents a year at the Brooklyn International High School, where twenty-eight languages are spoken and none of the student body are native English-speakers. The author reports on the societal obstacles the students face and the many journeys they took to arrive in the United States. She discussed her book with Francis Flaherty and responded to questions from members of the audience at this book-launch event at PowerHouse Arena in Brooklyn, New York. close

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Book Discussion on The New Kids

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Program ID:
301764-1
Category:
Public Affairs Event
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Interview
Location:
Brooklyn, New York, United States
First Aired:
Oct 1, 2011
Last Aired:
Dec 25, 2011

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  • Oct 01, 2011 | 10:00am EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Oct 02, 2011 | 4:06pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Oct 09, 2011 | 3:03pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Nov 06, 2011 | 5:30am EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Nov 20, 2011 | 12:59pm EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Nov 21, 2011 | 1:56am EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Dec 24, 2011 | 10:00am EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Dec 25, 2011 | 10:01am EST | C-SPAN 2
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