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Videos

JonArno Lawson a is Toronto children’s author who is a Governor General’s Award Winner & four-time winner of the Lion & the Unicorn Award for Excellence in North American Poetry.
In this video he discusses ICE, an all-volunteer Canadian literacy organization, the children they help and the unique qualities of the books they donate to Canadian, Afghan & Mexican children in need.
Oct 16, 2017

JONARNO LAWSON: Discussion of ICE

 

Here are three new Youtube videos below featuring author Tahir Shah who was in Toronto last spring for the storytelling festival. Tahir discusses the unique qualities and uses of stories collected by his father, Idries Shah and how they can help develop Afghan children and their country.
Tahir Shah 1 Children’s stories as instruction manuals to the world
Tahir Shah 2 Repatriating Afghan Stories to Afghan Children
Tahir Shah 3 Stories as an ancient psychological framework
Oct 4, 2016

TAHIR SHAH: Children’s stories as instruction manuals to the world

 

TAHIR SHAH: Repatriating Afghan Stories to Afghan Children

 

TAHIR SHAH: Stories as an ancient psychological framework