The White Screen

Publication Year:
2015
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Repository URL:
https://cupola.gettysburg.edu/surge/204
Author(s):
Trattner, Casey L.
Tags:
Surge; Surge Gettysburg; Gettysburg College; Center for Public Service; Study Abroad Programs; white culture; equal representation in literature; American Literature; American Popular Culture; Race, Ethnicity and Post-Colonial Studies
blog description
There was laughter all around me, and I couldn’t help but join in.I was at the orphanage, playing ball with a bunch of kids in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia. Despite being a little homesick and barely knowing the language, I was having few problems living here. I loved this place, with its ancient roots and friendly people. I loved hearing the morning’s call to prayer when I woke up. [excerpt]