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The Lebanese in America: A Traveling Exhibit
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Arbeely family: Pioneers to America and founders of the first Arabic language newspaper
This article is written by Dr. Akram Khater, Director of the Khayrallah Center for Lebanese Diaspora Studies and Khayrallah Distinguished Professor of Lebanese Diaspora Studies, and Professor of History at NC […]
Notes from the field: Behind the scenes at "The Lebanese in America" exhibit
This article is written by Katie Schinabeck who is pursuing a PhD in Public History at NC State University. At the Khayrallah Center, she is currently creating educational programming for the […]
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Interested in learning about the first Arabic language newspaper in the US, Kawkab Amirka, started in 1892?… https://t.co/NTDbIRATsn