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Date: 03/15/2013

Time: 12:00 pm

book coverHOME IS A ROOF OVER A PIG: AN AMERICAN FAMILY'S JOURNEY IN CHINA by Aminta Arrington
part of THE BIG READ

A military wife, university instructor and mother of three children including an adopted Chinese daughter recounts her experiences while stationed in a small town in China, where her efforts to adapt are challenged by propaganda-related belief systems and her family's decidedly American perspectives. Reviewed by Ronald Dimberg, Associate Professor of History Emeritus, UVa. Check the Catalog arrow