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Previous PBJN Summer Institute Materials 

 

 

See a PDF of the full program: 2019 PBJN Summer Institute Program

 

  See Site Visit and Breakout Session descriptions here. 

Neighborhood Context 

 

A tour of Minneapolis' Cedar-Riverside neighborhood via The Current 

https://www.thecurrent.org/feature/2019/06/12/somali-music-cedar-riverside-minneapolis 

"Cedar-Riverside has a deep cultural and artistic history; in the mid-1800s, the U.S. government forced Native inhabitants to sell their land, and soon Scandinavian and Eastern European immigrants began flooding the West Bank. In recent years, Cedar-Riverside has been a home to Somali refugees fleeing the country's civil war, which officially began in 1991. Thanks in large part to voluntary agencies, many Somali refugees found their way to Minnesota, which can now claim the largest Somali population in the United States."

Go inside 'Little Mogadishu,' the Somali capital of America

Check out this article with 360 degree videos. 

http://www.startribune.com/inside-little-mogadishu-no-one-is-an-outcast/414876214/

 

 

 

 

 

 

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