Book Launch – Adduun iyo Taladii – A Collection of Essays about Citizenship by Rashid Sheikh Abdillahi
Rashiid Sheekh Cabdillaahi Xaaji Axmed, Adduun iyo taladii,
Ponte Invisibile, Pisa, 2010, ISBN: 9966-7059-16-2
160pages. Soft cover, 12,80.Euro
Adduun iyo Taladii – A Collection of Essays about Citizenship by Rashid Sheikh Abdillahi
‘Sheffield: Sunday, 19 September 2010 at 2pm at Sorby House, 42 Spital Hill, Sheffield, S4 7LG.
Kayd Somali Arts and Culture in collaboration with Somali Communities in Sheffield are inviting you to the presentation of new book: Adduun iyo Taladii – A Collection of Essays about Citizenship by Rashid Sheikh Abdillahi.
Adduun Iyo Taladii is a new book written by Rashid Sheikh Abdillahi ‘Gadhwayne’ which touches the essence of citizenship. ‘Gadhweyne’ is a scholar, social scientist, and literary critic. No other book is more at home in the Curis Series than the work of Rashid Sheikh Abdillahi ‘Gadhwayne’. In his collection of essays Rashid deals with different aspects of citizenship, which are interconnected and fully complement each other. This book enlightens the reader on various subjects with vital impacts on the building blocks of each society by exploring the themes such as freedom, tolerance, righteousness, equality, and their true normative, ethical, deep moral meaning in the Somali context. It is a work which is inspired by his great sense of social responsibility.
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