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Emory Elliott Award: Charmaine Craig

Book talk on Craig's novel:

Wednesday, January 17, 2018
  Noon–1:30 p.m.


Location: College Building South
  Parking Information

Category: Lecture

Description:

A beautiful and poignant story of one family during the most violent and turbulent years of world history, Miss Burma is a powerful novel of love and war, colonialism and ethnicity, and the ties of blood. Based on the story of the author’s mother and grandparents, Miss Burma is a captivating portrait of how modern Burma came to be and of the ordinary people swept up in the struggle for self-determination and freedom.


**New York Times Book Review Editors’ Choice; Amazon Best Book of the Month (Literature & Fiction); Long-listed for the 2017 National Book Award for Fiction; Library Journal Notable Book for 2017; An Indie Next Selection.**


Seating is limited for this event.



Additional Information: Event page at ideasandsociety.ucr.edu

Open to: General Public
Admission: Free
Sponsor: Center for Ideas & Society

Contact Information:
Center for Ideas
(951) 827-1556
cisevents@ucr.edu