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Zeitoun by Dave Eggers – Dedication

In Adventure, Books, Novels, Politics on June 28, 2010 at 7:46 pm

Dave Eggers dedicated his book Zeitoun ~

For Abdulrahman, Kathy, Zachary, Nademah,

Aisha, Safiya, and Ahmad in New Orleans

For Ahmad, Antonia, Lutfi, and Laila in Malaga

For Kousay, Nada, Mahmoud, Zakiya, Luay, Eman, Fahzia,

Fatimah, Aisha, Munah, Nasibah,

and all the Zeitouns of Jableh, Lattakia,

and Arwad Island

For the people of New Orleans

Mr. Eggers also co-founded and supports these foundations:

The Zeitoun Foundation is:

dedicated to rebuilding New Orleans and fostering interfaith understanding.

McSweeny’s of New Orleans thanked Eggers for the shout-out!

Watch his TED speech>>