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Young single mothers becoming the authors of their own stories

Literature for Life is Toronto based organization committed to assisting marginalized young mothers unleash their intellectual potential through the simple idea of reading novels and writing stories. Since its founding in 2000 Literature for Life has distributed 20,000 books to young mothers and their children.

Ellie Gordon-Moershel interviews Jo Altilia – the executive director of Literature for Life. 

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