EventsAuthor Marisel Vera Discusses Her Book: The Taste of Sugar

Author Marisel Vera Discusses Her Book: The Taste of Sugar

6:00 PM – 7:00 PM

Description

Join The Taste of Sugar author Marisel Vera along with theatre-maker, culture worker, and daughter of the author, Alyssa Vera Ramos, as they explore literary themes in The Taste of Sugar, charting Boricua love, resilience, ingenuity, pleasure, and suffering through a time of immense environmental, colonial, and economic upheaval in Puerto Rico.

There will be a brief reading from the book, followed by a conversation between Marisel Vera and Alyssa Vera Ramos, and then a question and answer period with the audience.

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Accessibility

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Suitable for:
Adults
Type:
Author Events
Language:
English

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