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EVENTS: Hirsh Sawhney & Bernice L. McFadden in NYC!

Don’t miss these two great events in NYC!


In a discussion moderated by Sadia Shepard, the two Indian American authors Hirsh Sawhney (South Haven) and Karan Mahajan (The Association of Small Bombs) will present their latest novels and discuss political violence in India and its reverberations around the world. With performances by Samrat Chakrabarti and Kamran Khan.

Wednesday, May 18 @ 7:00 PM
Rubin Museum of Art
150 West 17th Street, NYC

Tickets are $20 general admission and $18 for members; click here to purchase.


Weeksville Heritage Center invites you to a joint book launch for The Book of Harlan by Bernice L. McFadden and Summer of the Cicadas by Cole Lavalais. Both authors will appear in conversation moderated by Glory Edim, founder of Well-Read Black Girl.

Thursday, May 19 @ 7:00 PM
Weeksville Heritage Center
158 Buffalo Avenue, Brooklyn

*This event is ASL-friendly and will be signed by Kathleen Taylor.

Posted: May 11, 2016

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