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The Patricia Raskin Show

The Patricia Raskin Show

Monday at 11 AM Pacific

November 16th 2015:Extraordinary Journeys to Kinship with Unconventional Families / Ambassedor of Peace

In the first half hour Patricia will be joined by Joshua Gamson, a Professor of Sociology at the University of San Francisco, and author of "MODERN FAMILIES: Stories of Extraordinary Journeys to Kinship". MODERN FAMILIES aims to shatter the secrecy and shame that often surrounds today’s unconventional families. In the second half hour, Patricia will be joined by Kameel Nasr, author of “The Museum Heist”, based on the real-life robbery of the famed Gardner Museum. Nasr, whose "The World Up Close" chronicled his ten-year, 40,000-mile bicycle trip around the world, keeps the action moving i

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Joshua Gamson

JOSHUA GAMSON is a Professor of Sociology at the University of San Francisco. Book: MODERN FAMILIES: Stories of Extraordinary Journeys to Kinship Joshua Gamson, Professor of Sociology at the University of San Francisco, maps the large, complex terrain of the modern kinship and presents a personal, intimate account of social change from the inside out. He brings us extraordinary family creation tales—his own included—that illuminate this changing world of contemporary kinship. Combining personal memoir and ethnographic storytelling, Modern Families tells a variety of unconventional family-creation tales—adoption and assisted reproduction, gay and straight parents, coupled and single, and
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Kameel Nasr

Kameel Nasr is an American writer, international adventure cyclist, tango dancer, spiritual seeker, and patron of art and music. Over the past 25 years, his books on adventure cycling, a study of Middle-East terrorism, and Boston Cozy Mystery Series have been published in several formats and languages; his work has also been cited in numerous articles and journals. The Museum Heist is the first in a Cultural Cozy Mystery Series.
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