Immigration Today: A Writer’s Discussion

When:
October 12, 2017 @ 7:30 pm – 8:45 pm
2017-10-12T19:30:00-04:00
2017-10-12T20:45:00-04:00
Where:
George's 3rd Floor, Johnson Center, George Mason University
Rogers
4400 University Dr, Fairfax, VA 22030
USA
Cost:
Free
Contact:
Kara Oakleaf
703.993.3986

Three award-winning writers come together to discuss immigration and writing. Jennine Capó Crucet, author of Make Your Home Among Strangers, writes of the story and struggle of a child of Cuban immigrants. Gish Jen, author of The Girl at the Baggage Claim: Explaining the East West Culture Gap examines the distances between cultures. Marie Marquardt, author of the YA novel The Radius of Us discusses gang culture surrounding the US/Mexico border.