Turning Obstacles into Autonomy: Freedom in Fiction

2:00 pm - 2:45 pm
Sunday, October 28, 2018
Capitol Extension Room E2.010
1100 Congress Avenue, Austin Texas
Political violence confronts the strong, unforgettable female protagonists in new novels by Ingrid Rojas Contreras (Fruit of the Drunken Tree), Elaine Castillo (America Is Not the Heart), and Crystal Hana Kim (If You Leave Me). Join them as they discuss drawing on the past to craft compelling narratives with characters who establish autonomy in the face of seemingly insurmountable obstacles. Moderator: Chaitali Sen.  Booksigning:  3:00PM, Adult Signing Tent on Congress Avenue.


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