THE PROBLEM IS NOT AVAILABLE

364 Days in Sudan

Presentation: Sharing True Stories of the Sudanese Muslims

Anila Goldie set out to befriend her fear of Muslims through making friends with the Muslim Sudanese. You will hear about her experiences with the peaceful, caring, gracious Muslims of Sudan who opened their hearts and homes to her. Anila is an enthusiastic storyteller and is passionate about offering a true account of the Muslim Sudanese. She will present an optimistic, refreshing, uplifting perspective on Muslims based on her first-hand experiences. Her talk is accompanied by PowerPoint slides with rare photographs, watercolors and oil paintings by Sudanese artists. There will be time for questions and answers after which her book, The Problem is Not Available: 364 Days in Sudan, and audio CDs will be available for purchase. Through Goldie's Peace Project, a portion of the proceeds from the sale of her book and audio recordings is given to organizations and individuals promoting peace. 

Anila Prineveau Goldie, M.Ed., is a retired teacher with 30 years of teaching experience both in the USA and abroad. She lived and taught in Khartoum, Sudan.


To schedule Ms. Goldie for speaking or for presentations, contact her at TheProblemIsNotAvailable@gmail.com.


UPCOMING PRESENTATIONS

February 17, 2020
SeaTac, WA. Washington State Retired Teachers Unit 06, Prince of Peace Lutheran Church. Private event; not open to the public.


PAST PRESENTATIONS 

September 5, 2019
Poulsbo, WA. Bainbridge Island/North Kitsap Interfaith Council at Faith Episcopal Church. 

September 3, 2019
Seattle, WA. The Seattle School Retirees' Association.

August 3, 2019
Denver, CO. Sudanese American Public Affairs Association (SAPAA) annual convention and youth summit. Theme: “Celebrating Unity, Building for Tomorrow."

March 30, 2019

Lynnwood, WA. Dramatic reading for Talent Show, Unity in Lynnwood

October 25, 2017

Lake Forest Park, WA. Lake Forest Park Rotary Club. Private event; not open to the public.
October 16, 2017
​Seattle, WA. Seattle First Baptist Church Women's Circle.

August 13, 2017
Lynnwood, WA. Unity in Lynnwood.

May 18, 2017

Shoreline, WA. Great Decisions Foreign Policy Association meeting. 

May 11, 2017
Seattle, WA. University Sunrise Rotary Club.

April 14, 2017
Lynnwood, WA. Alderwood-Terrace Rotary Club.

March 2, 2017
Seattle, WA. Rotary Club of Northeast Seattle (Lake City). Part 2 of presentation.

January 26, 2017
Seattle, WA. Rotary Club of Northeast Seattle (Lake City). Part 1 of presentation.

March 9, 2016

Bellevue, WA. Monthly meeting for The American Association of University Women (AAUW), Lake Washington Branch.  

September 14, 2015

Federal Way, WA. Federal Way Library.

August 5, 2015

Olympia, WA. Traditions Café & World Folk Art.

June 23, 2015
Seattle, WA. Turkcha at Iftar dinner, Interfaith Community Sanctuary.
April 22, 2015

Bellevue, WA. Bellevue College class, TELOS-The Future of Islam and Sufism.

October 1, 2014

Seattle, WA. Seattle First Baptist Church, Wednesday night dinner.

September 17, 2014

Bainbridge Island, WA. Waterfront Park Community Center. Sponsored by the Bainbridge Island Parks Department.

May 15, 2014

Seattle, WA. The Nova School.