History Education

EdJAM Pakistan Children’s Series: Expat Narratives (English)

The EdJAM Children's Series is a collection of illustrated books for children designed by undergraduate students and illustrators to highlight historical and contemporary narratives that are missing from textbooks in Pakistan.

The story is inspired by the writer Emaan Jafar’s experience with her friend whose family came from India. It helps readers think about questions of belonging, as well as intergenerational differences, and friendships between communities who have historically been torn apart by colonialism and violence.

Writer: Emaan Jafar

Artist: Emil Hasnain

This children’s book is available to download below in English

Learn more about EdJAM Pakistan Children’s Series – Beautifully illustrated stories of historical and contemporary figures here

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