Authors talked about their books about the immigrant experience. They responded to questions from members of the audience. Carlos Erie… read more
Authors talked about their books about the immigrant experience. They responded to questions from members of the audience.
Carlos Erie is the author of Learning to Die in Miami: Confessions of a Refugee Boy (Free Press). It is a continuation of his memoir about being a poor and without parents in a strange land.
Edwidge Danticat is the author of Create Dangerously: The Immigrant Artist at Work (Princeton University Press).
Ngugi Wa Thiong’o, African author and activist, is the author of Dreams in a Time of War: A Childhood Memoir (Pantheon).
This event of the 27th Miami Book Fair International was held in the Chapman Conference Center at Miami Dade College, Wolfson Campus. close
*The transcript for this program was compiled from uncorrected Closed Captioning.
People in this video
- Margarita Pelleya General Manager WDNA-Radio
- Ngugi Wa Thiong’o Distinguished Professor University of California, Irvine->Departments of Comparative Literature and English
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