PRC Book Group - July 10, 2019
Funny in Farsi: A Memoir of Growing Up Iranian in America is a 2003 memoir by Iranian American author Firoozeh Dumas. The book describes Dumas's move with her family in 1972, at age seven, from Iran to Whittier, California, and her life in the United States for the next several decades (with a brief return to Iran).
NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER • Finalist for the PEN/USA Award in Creative Nonfiction, the Thurber Prize for American Humor, and the Audie Award in Biography/Memoir
The PRC Book Group, "One Book, One People", at the People's Resource Center brings volunteers, staff, and clients together to discuss some of the best books written about the various countries and cultures of the people we serve, and to get to know one another better.
2nd Wednesdays of the month at lunch (12pm - 1:30pm) in the Megan Bradshaw Learning Center, 201 S. Naperville Road, Wheaton (on the second floor of our building). Bring your lunch and enjoy the camaraderie and conversation.