How are the things we’re talking about being talked about somewhere else in the world? From a Ukrainian battlefield to a Somali prison cell, an Indian yoga studio and a Syrian refugee’s first date, host Gregory Warner tells stories that follow familiar conversations into unfamiliar territory. At a time when the world seems small but it’s as hard as ever to escape our echo chambers, Rough Translation takes you places.
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Interesting reading for educators working with international families and students at https://amp.businessinsider.com/school-classrooms-around-the-world-2017-7
Great for educators. A great way to visualize differences through art that makes difference apparent immediately: https://qz.com/567479/the-cultural-differences-between-east-and-west-according-to-one-artist/
Yesterday night, I returned from a trip to China and I had occasion to observe international visitors there. It is always good to reflect upon one’s role in the different culture before arrival. Read more at https://www.studyabroad.com/resources/cultural-awareness-being-good-guest-foreign-country