There are many reasons to make a fresh start in a new land. Immigrants seek freedom, prosperity or even love, but the reality they find on foreign shores may be very different than the life they dreamt about. Assistive listening devices available.
|Tickets:||This is a ticketed event. Tickets are not available yet.|
|Where:||Integrated Learning Center Room 120 (Seats 300, Wheelchair accessible) |
|When:||Sun, Mar 11, 2:30 pm - 3:30 pm|
|Signing area:||Sales & Signing Area - Integrated Learning Center (following presentation)|
|Genre:||Fiction / Literature|
A writer of Uruguayan origins, Carolina De Robertis is the author of the novels "The Gods of Tango," "Perla" and the international bestseller "The Invisible Mountain." Her books have been translated into 17 languages, and have been named best books of the year in venues including the San Francisco Chronicle, O, The Oprah Magazine, BookList and NBC....
Lisa Ko has been awarded fellowships and residencies from the New York Foundation for the Arts, the MacDowell Colony, the Lower Manhattan Cultural Council, Writers Omi at Ledig House, the Jerome Foundation and Blue Mountain Center, among others....
Michel Stone is a writer, speaker, educator, and community volunteer. Her critically acclaimed novels Border Child (April 2017, Nan A. Talese/Doubleday, 2017) and The Iguana Tree (Hub City Press, 2012) have been compared to the writings of John Steinbeck and both books have been optioned for film....