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Kids Celebrate Launch of Book That Celebrates Their Culture

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The author talks about her helping young Karen immigrants from Burma (Myanmar) who worked at Transplanting Traditions Farm. By creating a children’s book, they could tell their story of their culture, their transition from Burma to America, and learning to transplant their farming traditions in North Carolina. Using her writing skills and the art of nine members of the Karen Youth Art Group, the book entitled ‘Transplanting Traditions: The Story of a Community Farm” was published in June 2016.