Fresh Fiction: A Reading, featuring Achy Obejas, Elizabeth Nunez, Shani Mootoo, and Siel Ju.
Nov 18, 2017, 10:30am – 11:30am |
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- Venue: Miami Book Fair International, Miami Dade College, Wolfson Campus, Building 8, 2nd Floor, Room 8201
Miami Dade College, Wolfson Campus, Miami, Florida, United States
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