Achy Obejas will appear as part of an Artsmith Artist Residency reading, with others TBA, at Darvill’s Bookstore.
Events Tag: The Tower of the Antilles
An Akashic Books powerhouse lineup: Robert Arellano (Havana Libre, Havana Lunar), Achy Obejas (Tower of the Antilles, Ruins, Havana Noir), and Nelson George (To Funk and Die in LA, The Lost Treasures of R&B, The Accidental Hunter, The Plot Against Hip-Hop) at Elliott Bay Book Company.
- Date: Jan 10, 2018, 7:00pm – 9:00pm | Add to iCal »
- Venue: Elliott Bay Book Company
- Map: 1521 Tenth Avenue, Seattle, Washington, United States
“Writing as Migration,” with May-lee Chai, Ploi Pirapokin, Nayomi Munaweera, and Achy Obejas, moderated by Nancy Au. Meaning thrives within the liminal linguistic space between words. For translators, this space is uniquely fraught. How do translators carry the scars of history, intersecting cultures and languages under their skin? What forms of resistance subsist and thrive […]
“We Wear The Mask: 15 True Stories of Passing in America,” featuring Achy Obejas, Sergio Troncoso, Brando Skyhorse, and Marc Fitten, moderated by Lisa Page. The panel will take place on the first floor in rooms 18 & 19 in the Tampa Convention Center.