The Main Event: Malu Halasa

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Presented by Akron-Summit County Public Library - Main at Akron-Summit County Public Library (Main), Akron OH

Nov 15
The Main Event: Malu Halasa

There will be a Q&A following the talk, and a book signing. Books will be available for purchase.

A regular contributor to the Guardian and the Huffington Post, Malu Halasa is a Jordanian-Filipina American writer and editor based in London. Born in Oklahoma, she was raised in Ohio, graduated from Revere High School in Richfield, Ohio, and is a graduate of Barnard College, Columbia University. Her books include: “Syria Speaks – Art and Culture from the Frontline” (2014); “The Secret Life of Syrian Lingerie: Intimacy and Design” (2008); and “Creating Spaces of Freedom: Culture in Defiance” (2002). Her first novel, “Mother of All Pigs,” is being published this fall.




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Akron-Summit County Public Library (Main)

60 High Street, Akron, OH 44326


Convenient Parking for Main Library includes:
:: High & Market Deck (across from the Akron Art Museum and connects to the library)
:: Super Block Garage
:: Cascade Parking Garage
:: John S. Knight Center Parking

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