How to Make Meaning of the Holidays as a Non-Christian

Monisha Bajaj
is an associate professor of International Education at the University of San Francisco. She writes articles and books on human rights, globalization, and education, as well as co-author of a recent curricular guide for educators on combatting bias-based bullying in schools. She can be reached at
December 23rd, 2013

How does a child of Indian immigrants — and a new mother — who isn’t Christian celebrate the Christmas season in the U.S.? By taking it in and making it her own tradition.