May 3 | Kestnbaum Writer-in-Residence Reading: Edwidge Danticat

May 3, 2017
6pm - 8pm
International House Assembly Hall, 1414 E 59th St

free and open to the public

Edwidge Danticat reads from her work.

Edwidge Danticat is the author of numerous books, including Claire of the Sea Light, a New York Times notable book; Brother, I’m Dying, a National Book Critics Circle Award winner and National Book Award finalist; Breath, Eyes, Memory, an Oprah Book Club selection; Krik? Krak!, a National Book Award finalist; The Farming of Bones, an American Book Award winner; and The Dew Breaker, a PEN/Faulkner Award finalist and winner of the inaugural Story Prize. The recipient of a MacArthur Fellowship, she has been published in The New Yorker, The New York Times, and elsewhere. She lives in Miami.


Presented by the Kestnbaum Family Writer-in-Residence Program; the International House Global Voices Program; the Center for the Study of Race, Politics, and Culture; and the Committee on Creative Writing.

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This venue is physically accessible. Please contact the Committee on Creative Writing at 773.834.8524 with any questions or accommodation requests.