Join the Assistive Resources Center Accessible Audiobook Discussion Group for a dial-in phone discussion of Behind the Beautiful Forevers by Katherine Boo.
Pulitzer Prize-winning writer’s 2007-2011 observations of the inhabitants of Annawadi, a slum surrounding the luxury hotels at the Mumbai, India, airport. Portrays the lives of disadvantaged families who battle hunger and disease and describes India’s political and religious tensions and police corruption.
How to Attend
This event takes place by phone and especially welcomes patrons with visual disabilities. To register for this event, please call 312-747-4001 for access information. An accessible digital audiobook is available to those who qualify via Illinois State Library Talking Book and Braille Service.
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