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Fambul Tok

Author: Libby Hoffman; Ishmael Beah; John Caulker; Sara Terry; Benedict Sannoh
Publisher: New York : Umbrage Editions, [2011]
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : First edition
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"Using ceremonies rooted in tradition, truth-telling bonfires and traditional cleansing, Fambul Tok ('Family Talk') emerged in Sierra Leone as a unique community-owned program bringing together perpetrators and victims of the violence in Sierra Leone's eleven-year civil war to talk, heal, and chart a new path forward, together. This book takes us by the hand to experience this extraordinary journey of  Read more...
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Libby Hoffman; Ishmael Beah; John Caulker; Sara Terry; Benedict Sannoh
ISBN: 9781884167218 1884167217
OCLC Number: 669755083
Description: 140 pages : color illustrations ; 28 cm
Contents: The vision for Fambul Tok : interview with John Caulker / by Nan Richardson --
A seat at the bonfire : stories from Fambul Tok's beginnings / by Sara Terry --
How it works : an in-depth look at the Fambul Tok process / by Libby Hoffman --
Going forward : lessons and implications / by Libby Hoffman --
Afterword / by Benedict Sannoh --
Chronology --
Truth and Reconciliation Report --
Action, outreach, impact : about Fambul Tok --
the program and the documentary film --
and how to get involved.
Responsibility: foreword by Ishmael Beah ; interview with John Caulker ; photographs by Sara Terry ; essays by Libby Hoffman and Sara Terry ; afterword by Benedict Sannoh.

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"Using ceremonies rooted in tradition, truth-telling bonfires and traditional cleansing, Fambul Tok ('Family Talk') emerged in Sierra Leone as a unique community-owned program bringing together perpetrators and victims of the violence in Sierra Leone's eleven-year civil war to talk, heal, and chart a new path forward, together. This book takes us by the hand to experience this extraordinary journey of reconciliation, one that offers new insights and an original model for peacemaking to the rest of the world. The book includes an extensive chronology and bibliography and documents from the peace process."--Page 4 of cover.

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