Opening Keynote – Saadia Faruqi – Fall 2020

Opening Remarks: Christopher Lehman, Founding Director of The Educator Collaborative

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Christopher Lehman is the Founding Director of The Educator Collaborative. His bio can be found here. Follow him on Twitter and Instagram at @iChrisLehman.

Saadia Faruqi is a Pakistani American author, essayist and interfaith activist. She writes the children’s early reader series “Yasmin” published by Capstone and other books for children, including middle grade novels “A Place At The Table” (HMH/Clarion 2020) co-written with Laura Shovan, and “A Thousand Questions” (Harper Collins 2020). She has also written “Brick Walls: Tales of Hope & Courage from Pakistan” a short story collection for adults and teens. Saadia is editor-in-chief of Blue Minaret, a magazine for Muslim art, poetry and prose, and was featured in Oprah Magazine in 2017 as a woman making a difference in her community. She resides in Houston, TX with her husband and children.   You can follow her on Twitter @SaadiaFaruqi.  📚  You can buy any of her amazing books here. 📚

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