Resistance and Uprising in Fiction: A Conversation with P. Djèlí Clark and Nazanine Hozar

4:00 pm - 4:45 pm
Tuesday, November 10, 2020
In P. Djèlí Clark's Ring Shout, set in US South of 1915, hero Maryse Boudreaux slays demon-possessed KKK members. In Nazanine Hozar's Aria, set in 1950s Iran, an orphan named Aria builds a new family and joins a revolution. Join Clark and Hozar as they read from their new books and discuss resistance and uprising in fiction.
  • Moderator: Richard Z. Santos
  • Format: This is a free, live, virtual event.
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Nazanine Hozar, P. Djèlí Clark, Aria, Ring Shout


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