65 Results

Streaming Video

2012
A feature drama based on an actual incident in 1986, Welcome to Canada chronicles the illegal landing of a boatload of Southeast Asians on Canada's east coast. Rescued from certain death at sea by a group of fishermen, t...
Book jacket

Book

2015
A biographical novel about the struggles of Abu Bakr al Rabeeah a teenaged Syrian refugee who makes his way to Canada.
Book jacket

Book

2016
"Fire Walkers is about the perilous journey of Beth, a fourteen-year old girl, who fled her native land with her family. Beth grew up in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia, where she lived happily until a military dictatorship took p...
Book jacket

Book

2019
"Although refugees have been pushed into the spotlight over the past few years, particularly as a result of the Syrian crisis, they are never far from public consciousness or policy debates. Based on years of close commu...
Book jacket

Book

2013
"Most examinations of non-citizens in Canada focus on immigrants, people who are citizens-in-waiting, or specific categories of temporary, vulnerable workers. In contrast, Producing and Negotiating Non-Citizenship consi...
Book jacket

Restricted DAISY Zip (CELA)

2015
A discussion of the possibly deleterious impact of immigration and multiculturalism on Canadian society and values. 2010.

DVD

2011
Baghdad Twist porte à l'écran une série inédite d'images d'archives, de films et de photographies de famille provenant d'Irak et lève le voile sur la communauté juive, autrefois florissante, de ce pays. Dans...
Book jacket

Restricted DAISY Zip (CELA)

2010
Sharifirad was shot down in the Iraqi-Iranian war in the early 1990s, saved by a group of local Kurds, and eventually returned to Iran where he became a national hero. The Ayatollah sent him to Pakistan as military attac...
Book jacket

Book

2019
"Mowafa Said Househ's family fled Palestine in 1948 and arrived in Canada in the 1970s. His childhood was spent in Edmonton, Alberta, where he grew up as a visible minority and a Muslim whose family had a deeply fracture...