POWERFUL WOMEN IN TRADITIONAL CULTURES: IS MATRIARCHY A THING OF THE PAST?
Writers Anita Desai (Clear Light of Day, Fasting, Feasting), Imbolo Mbue (Behold the Dreamers), and Samah Sabawi (I Remember My Name) discuss their cultures of origin, their fiction and their female ...Friday Apr. 28 2017 5:30 PM Salle St-Laurent (Hôtel 10)
WORDS TO CHANGE AWARD CEREMONY: IMBOLO MBUE
Imbolo Mbue receives the Words to Change Prize for Behold the Dreamers, her powerful debut novel set in NYC, about a young immigrant couple from Cameroon and the struggles they face in their country ...Sunday Apr. 30 2017 1:00 PM Musée McCord
WRITER'S PERSPECTIVE: WHITHER THE USA?
Anita Desai (Clear Light of Day), Francisco Goldman (Say Her Name), Imbolo Mbue (Behold the Dreamers) and David Treuer (Prudence) talk about living and writing in the USA today.Saturday Apr. 29 2017 8:00 PM Salle St-Laurent (Hôtel 10)