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Amherst Books Reading: Dance of the Jakaranda by Peter Kimani 

September 13, 2017 @ 8:00 pm - 9:00 pm
8 Main Street
Amherst, MA United States
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Wednesday, September 13th at 8:00pm (Reading)

Amherst College visiting writer Peter Kimani will read from his recent book, Dance of the Jakaranda.   Kimani is author of three novels: Before the Rooster CrowsUpside Down, &, most recently, Dance of the Jakaranda, a New York Times Editors’ Choice.   Kimani was one of three international poets commissioned by National Public Radio to compose a poem for Barack Obama’s inauguration in 2009.   He is a founding faculty member of the Graduate School of Media & Communications at Aga Khan University in Nairobi, Kenya.   Co-sponsored by the Amherst College Visiting Writers Series


Date: September 13, 2017
Time: 8:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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Venue Name: Amherst Books
Address: 8 Main Street
Amherst, MA United States

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Phone: 413.256.1547


Organizer Name: Amherst Books
Phone: 413.256.1547