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The Political Coming of Age

Borough Hall Media Room, 209 Joralemon St
Sunday, Sept. 18, 2016
14:00
Add to Calendar 09-18-2016 14:00:00 09-18-2016 15:00:00 15 The Political Coming of Age Egyptian journalist Yasmine El Rashidi, author of the debut novel Chronicle of a Last Summer,... Borough Hall Media Room, 209 Joralemon St, 209 Joralemon Street, Brooklyn, NY 11201 Brooklyn Book Festival false MM/DD/YYYY

Egyptian journalist Yasmine El Rashidi, author of the debut novel Chronicle of a Last Summer, Mauritian Ananda Devi, author of the prize-winning Eve out of Her Ruins, and Slovenian-Austrian Maja Haderlap, author of Angel of Oblivion, inspired by her family's experiences as a Slovenian minority in southern Austria during WW II, discuss the intersections of politics and identity and the role larger political realities play in shaping the lives of their characters--and the stories they chose to tell. Moderated by Gabriel Sanders, Tablet Magazine.


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Borough Hall Media Room, 209 Joralemon St

209 Joralemon Street,
Brooklyn, NY 11201


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