Clearinghouse Resource

Title

Somali Bilingual Initiative & Book Project

Authors/Editors

Minnesota Humanities Center

Publisher(s)

St. Paul, MN: Minnesota Humanities Center

Source Information (Journal Title, Date, Length)

2007, pages

Description of Resource

"The overall goal of the Humanities Center's Somali Bilingual Initiative is to advance family literacy opportunities that positively impact the literacy levels of Somali immigrant and refugee families. Components of the Somali Bilingual Initiative include: Trainings and events for professionals who work with Somali families...and the Somali Bilingual Book Project, including the publication of four traditional Somali folktales, never before appearing in fully illustrated children's books." - Publisher's description

Languages

English

Availability

http://www.minnesotahumanities.org/resources/facts_somalibooks.pdf