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The Sonja Haynes Stone Memorial Lecture -- Edwidge Danticat Return to listing


Edwidge Danticat, Award-winning author and activist will deliver the 25th Annual Sonja Haynes Stone Memorial Lecture.

Danticat is the author of numerous books, including Claire of the Sea Light, a New York Times notable book; Brother, I’m Dying, a National Book Critics Circle Award winner and National Book Award finalist; Breath, Eyes, Memory, an Oprah Book Club selection; Krik? Krak!, a National Book Award finalist; The Farming of Bones, an American Book Award winner; and The Dew Breaker, a PEN/Faulkner Award finalist and winner of the inaugural Story Prize. The recipient of a MacArthur Fellowship, she has been published in The New Yorker, The New York Times, and elsewhere. She lives in Miami.

  Location: Stone Center Theatre RM103
  Date: Wednesday, September 20, 2017
  Time: 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
  Sponsor: Sonja H Stone Center
  Price: Free
  For more information, contact the event administrator: Sheriff Drammeh sheriff7@email.unc.edu