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Kali Fajardo-Anstine: Sabrina & Corina Reading

April 4 @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm

$26
Join Kali Fajardo-Anstine, author of Sabrina & Corina, a 2019 National Book Award Finalist, for a reading and signing.

About this Event

More Than Words Presents: Reading & Signing of Sabrina & Corina

Kali Fajardo-Anstine’s magnetic story collection breathes life into her Latina characters of indigenous ancestry and the land they inhabit in the American West. Against the remarkable backdrop of Denver, Colorado—a place that is as fierce as it is exquisite—these women navigate the land the way they navigate their lives: with caution, grace, and quiet force.

“Sabrina & Corina isn’t just good, it’s masterful storytelling. Fajardo-Anstine is a fearless writer: her women are strong and scarred witnesses of the violations of their homelands, their culture, their bodies; her plots turn and surprise, unerring and organic in their comprehensiveness; her characters break your heart, but you keep on going because you know you are in the hands of a master. Her stories move through the heart of darkness and illuminate it with the soul of truth.”—Julia Alvarez, author of How the García Girls Lost Their Accents

Kali Fajardo-Anstine is the author of Sabrina & Corina, a 2019 Finalist for the National Book Award in Fiction and The Story Prize. Fajardo-Anstine is the 2019 recipient of the Denver Mayor’s Award for Global Impact in the Arts. Her fiction has appeared in The American Scholar, Bellevue Literary Review, Southwestern American Literature, and elsewhere. She has been awarded fellowships from Yaddo, MacDowell Colony, and Hedgebrook. She has an MFA from the University of Wyoming and is from Denver, Colorado.

Ticketing: Ticket proceeds support More Than Words, empowering system involved youth through job training and mentor ship. Tickets are available on a pay-what-you-can basis, and are not tax deductible donations. Set your own ticket price and receive a copy of the book when you give over $26.

Details

Date:
April 4
Time:
2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Cost:
$26
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Website:
https://www.eventbrite.com/e/kali-fajardo-anstine-sabrina-corina-reading-tickets-90342237063

Venue

More Than Words Warehouse Bookstore
242 East Berkley Street
Boston, MA 02118 United States

Organizer

More Than Words