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SQCC Attends “Oman Reborn” Book Launch

Wednesday, February 17, 2016

SQCC attended the book launch of Professor Linda Funsch’s new book, “Oman Reborn: Balancing Tradition and Modernization”. The event was held at the Conference Center of Frederick Community College in Frederick, Maryland on February 17, 2016. The book launch was attended by members of the campus community as well as by the general public.

The event showcased Omani culture, Middle Eastern refreshments, and traditional oud music. Guests were treated to both a slideshow of photos from Ms. Funsch’s travels through Oman, and a photographic exhibit featuring the work of renowned Omani photographers. SQCC’s executive director, Kathleen Ridolfo, interviewed Ms. Funsch about her experience writing the book and moderated a question and answer session with the audience about life in the Sultanate. Later, Ms. Funsch signed copies of her book for attendees.

 To view pictures of the event, click here.

Posted By: jmahmood - Tuesday, 23 February, 2016 at 12:00 AM