Assume Nothing and Aftershocks

Essayist Tanya Selvaratnam (Assume Nothing) and writer Nadia Owusu (Aftershocks) discussed their memoirs about identity, race, and violence against women. This virtual event was part of the San Diego Union-Tribune Festival of Books.

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Assume Nothing and Aftershocks

Program ID:
Public Affairs Event
San Diego, California, United States
First Aired:
Oct 17, 2021 | 3:36pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
Last Aired:
Oct 24, 2021 | 3:36am EDT | C-SPAN 3

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  • Oct 17, 2021 | 3:36pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Oct 18, 2021 | 3:36am EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Oct 23, 2021 | 3:36pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Oct 24, 2021 | 3:36am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Oct 29, 2021 | 10:41pm EDT | C-SPAN RADIO
  • Oct 30, 2021 | 3:22am EDT | C-SPAN RADIO