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Open City: A Novel by Teju Cole

Date and Time: April 6, 2020, 7:00 PM CT

Location: Haysville Friends of the Library, 210 S Hays Ave, Haysville
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From the series, African Experiences of Migration
Discussion Leader: Carmaletta Williams

Cole's novel examines identity, dislocation, and history in the streets of Manhattan, where a young Nigerian doctor names Julius wanders, reflecting on his relationships, his recent breakup with his girlfriend, his present, his past, meeting people from different cultures during his journey from Brussels, and back to the Nigeria of his youth.

Sponsored by: Haysville Friends of the Library

For more information about this event, please contact:
Marion Renner
(316) 524-6450


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