Reverse-Gentrification of the Literary World

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Featured: Black Interest

Hadriana in All My Dreams

Legendary Haitian author Depestre combines magic, fantasy, eroticism, and delirious humor to explore universal questions of race and sexuality.

Boundaries

A powerful immigrant story of family, love, assimilation, and a provocative look inside the contemporary book business.

Limbo

An African American man confronts a heart of darkness when his family moves from Los Angeles to a small town in Norway.

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Upcoming Events

Achy Obejas – Artsmith Artist Residency Reading, Darvill’s Bookstore, Eastsound, WA

1/4/18, 5:00pm

Achy Obejas will appear as part of an Artsmith Artist Residency reading, with others TBA, at Darvill’s Bookstore.

Lauren Stahl — Wilkes University, Wilkes-Barre, PA

1/5/18, 8:00pm

Sneak preview! Hear Lauren Stahl read from The Devil’s Song as part of Wilkes University’s January residency celebration. Featuring Lauren Stahl and other readers TBA. This event is open to the public and will be held in the Henry Student Center Ballroom.

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