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Homeless at Harvard

Finding Faith and Friendship on the Streets of Harvard Square

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$14.99
Format: Paperback

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While taking his final course at Harvard, John Frame stepped outside the walls of academia and onto the streets, pursuing a different kind of education with his homeless friends. Combining the author’s story with the stories of those who’ve been on the streets, Homeless at Harvard tells an unforgettable story of life together on the streets of Harvard Square.
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Harvard Square is at the center of Cambridge, Massachusetts, and is the business district around Harvard University. It’s a place of history, culture, and some of the most momentous events of the nation. But it’s also a gathering place for some of the city’s homeless. What is life like for the homeless in Harvard Square? Do they have anything to tell people about life? And God? That’s what Harvard student John Frame discovered and shares in Homeless at Harvard. While taking his final course at Harvard, John Frame stepped outside the walls of academia and onto the streets, pursuing a different kind of education with his homeless friends. What he found---in the way of community and how people understand themselves---may surprise you. In this unique book, each of these urban pioneers shares his own story, providing insider perspectives of life as homeless people see it. This heartwarming page-turner shows how John learned with, from, and about his homeless friends---who together tell an unforgettable story---helping readers’ better understand problems outside themselves and that they’re more similar to those on the streets than they may have believed.
Contributor John Christopher Frame
Short Bio John Christopher Frame

John Frame holds master’s degrees from Harvard Divinity School, Anderson University, and Eastern Michigan University. He has worked in local government and has taught courses at several colleges. He enjoys spending time with his wife, whom he met at a souvenir shop in Istanbul, Turkey.

 

 

 

UPC 025986318673
ISBN-10 031031867X
ISBN-13 9780310318675
Publish Date Aug 11, 2013
Weight (lbs) 0.3600
Height 7.13
Width 5
Length 208.00
Length Unit Pages
Publisher Zondervan
Price $14.99
Format Paperback
Language English

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