- Mar 29 2022
- 8:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Together Women Rise Book Club
Join Together Women Rise to discuss the book Breath, Eyes, Memory with special guest Edwidge Danticat, the author. This event is free and open to anyone to attend. Register ahead of time to get the Zoom link: https://us02web.zoom.us/meeting/register/tZUlcOCrrzIoHt1P8MNqEc5-qFpVO3ZuyFnC
Edwidge Danticat is the author of several books, including Breath, Eyes, Memory; The Farming of Bones; Claire of the Sea Light; and Everything Inside. She is the editor of The Butterfly’s Way: Voices from the Haitian Diaspora in the United States, Haiti Noir, and Haiti Noir 2. She has written seven books for young adults and children, Anacaona, Behind the Mountains, Eight Days, The Last Mapou, Mama’s Nightingale, My Mommy Medicine, and Untwine, as well as a travel narrative, After the Dance, A Walk Through Carnival in Jacmel. Her memoir, Brother, I’m Dying, was a National Book Award finalist in 2007 and a National Book Critics Circle Award winner for autobiography. She is a 2009 MacArthur Fellow and a two-time winner of The Story Prize, a 2018 Ford Foundation Art of Change Fellow, a 2018 Winner of The Neustadt Prize, a 2020 United States Artist fellow, and winner of the 2020 Vilcek Prize for Literature.