June 2015 Book Club
Our next meeting will be at 2pm on Tuesday, 16th June at the home of Helen Blake.
We will be discussing Walking Free by Munjed Al Muderis, a refugee from Iraq who as become a pioneering orthopaedic surgeon. An incredible and personal account of a person who must flee their own country. All welcome.
Click this link to go to a video and article “The astonishing journey of surgeon Munjed Al Muderis” in the Sydney Morning Herald,
“He refused a decree by Saddam Hussein to amputate the ears of Iraqi draft evaders, and wound up on a rickety boat to Australia. Now Dr Munjed Al Muderis is a pioneering surgeon giving amputees the ability to walk.”
Click this link to go to the author’s own website: Associate Professor Munjed Al Muderis.
Click this link to learn more about the Book Club.