Co-author of Slurping Soup and Other Confusions, Maryam Afnan Ahmad, talks to Culturs Magazine about being a mother to third culture kids (#TCK) and how her book aims to help children cope with the challenges of living internationally.
“So, when I had an opportunity to relocate, I didn’t hesitate for one second… and here I am.” So begins the story of many expats as they are told in the pages of this book. With the Internet’s increased accessibility, many blogs have been created and expats have embraced this new medium of communication in […]
“Misunderstood is different because I act as an advocate and a “voice” for young TCKs. I’m trying to express how they really feel about the experience of growing up in a third culture. They have a different experience of the world to their parents. Recognizing this is essential for giving them the support they need. […]
Christopher O’Shaughnessy, author Arrivals, Departures and the Adventures In-between talks about the value of empathy in the TCK/Expat conversation.
Interview with Tanya Crossman, author of Misunderstood, the impact of growing up overseas in the 21st century. When and where did you first hear of the term “Third Culture Kid” (TCK)? How did you hear of it and in which way did it help you? When I first started working with TCKs I didn’t know […]