Book Club Sessions

Tuesday, October 1, 2013:  Girls of the Factory, by M. Laetitia Cairoli
Speaker: M. Laetitia Cairoli, author and Adjunct Professor of Anthropology at Montclair State University

RESCHEDULED: Tuesday, November 26, 2013:  The Language of Baklava, by Diana Abu-Jaber
Speaker: Diana Abu-Jaber, author and Portland State University Associate Professor of English

Tuesday, January 7, 2014:  Daughter of Damascus, by Siham Tergeman and translated by Andrea Rugh
Speaker: Andrea Rugh, translator and Middle East Institute scholar

Tuesday, February 4, 2014:  Lipstick Jihad: A Memoir of Growing Up Iranian in America and American in Iran, by Azadeh Moaveni
Speaker (via Skype): Azadeh Moaveni, author and journalist

Tuesday, April 1, 2014: I Shall Not Hate: A Gaza Doctor’s Journey on the Road to Peace and Human Dignity, by Izzeldin Abuelaish
Speaker: Laura Robson, Portland State University Associate Professor of Modern Middle Eastern History

Tuesday, May 6, 2014:  Istanbul: Memories and the City, by Orhan Pamuk
Speaker: Pelin Basci, Portland State University Associate Professor of Turkish

All book club sessions meet from 6:15-7:45 at the Multnomah County Library Central Library, U.S. Bank Room, 810 SW 10th Avenue.

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