Book Review #3- “The Spirit Catches You and You Fall Down”
- Do you believe removing Lia from her parent’s care was the right choice for her overall wellbeing? Why or why not?
- How did the author find an interpreter that was successful in serving as a cultural broker between herself and the Lees?
- How did Jeanine Hilt advocate for the Lee family?
- Explain how Neil Ernst and the Lees may have differed culturally in their understanding of the value or perception of the Ernst’s’ family vacation.
- Give three reasons why many Hmong may have resisted leaving the refugee camp (Ban Vanai) in Thailand.