Classrooms and Barrooms: An American in Poland - download pdf or read online

By David J. Jackson

ISBN-10: 0761843833

ISBN-13: 9780761843832

In Classrooms and Barrooms, David J. Jackson recounts his reports in the course of a semester-long Fulbright Fellowship in Poland the place he taught periods on the collage point and realized extra approximately Poland and himself than he anticipated. From the trepidation linked to studying he used to be assigned to coach in a urban thought of by way of such a lot to be an uncongenial desert to assembly American and varnish colleagues for the 1st time, Jackson's concerns vanished as he speedy realized to just accept the demanding situations Poland offered. midway via his time in Poland he stumbled right into a bar populated with an ever-changing solid of eccentric locals who welcomed him into their international. every one stopover at led him to a different revelation approximately Polish historical past and tradition. Alternating between hilarious, somber, and uplifting, Jackson's reports within the study rooms and barrooms of Poland target either to notify and entertain.

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