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DATE: Thursday  10/26/2017

TIME: Noon to 1:00 pm

PLACE: University of Houston-Victoria, Alcorn Auditorium (UW 204)

Ru Freeman

SPEAKER: Ru Freeman

Ru Freeman, Oct. 26 (Victoria) and Oct. 27 (Katy) – Freeman is the author of the novels A Disobedient Girl and On Sal Mal Lane, a New York Times Editor’s Choice Book. Both novels have been translated into several languages. She is the editor of the ground-breaking anthology Extraordinary Rendition: American Writers on Palestine. Her writing has appeared in the UK Guardian, The New York Times and The Boston Globe. She is the 2014 winner of the Sister Mariella Gable Award for Fiction and won the Janet Heidinger Kafka Prize for Fiction by an American Woman.


A Disobedient Girl

On Sal Mal Lane

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