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Author Event : The Soweto Youth Uprising in Fact & Fiction, with Arushi Raina

February 1 @ 2:30 pm - 3:30 pm

Free

At this author talk, “The Soweto Youth Uprising in Fact and Fiction,” novelist Arushi Raina provides glimpses of apartheid South Africa through pictures, fiction and facts, followed by a discussion on how moments in the stories and histories echo with current events in Canada and internationally.

ARUSHI RAINA grew up in South Africa and has also lived in India, Egypt, Nigeria, the US, UK, and most recently, in Vancouver Canada. Her debut novel, When Morning Comes is set in apartheid South Africa and explores the lives of four very different teens on the brink of a youth uprising. She likes fl

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Date:
February 1
Time:
2:30 pm - 3:30 pm
Cost:
Free
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Andrea Routley
Phone:
604.886.2130
Email:
aroutley@gibsons.bclibrary.ca
Website:
https://gibsons.bc.libraries.coop/

Venue

Gibsons & District Public Library
470 Fletcher Rd S
Gibsons, BC V0N 1V0 Canada
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Website:
https://gibsons.bc.libraries.coop

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