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Book Reading: Kamala Shamsie

October 17, 2019 @ 8:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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Kamala Shamsie will read from recent work at the Old Chapel, UMass, Amherst, as part of the UMass MFA Program for Poets & Writers’s Visiting Writers Series.   Shamsie, who got her MFA at UMass, is author of three novels, including In the City by the SeaBurnt Shadows, which was shortlisted for the Orange Prize for Fiction & won the Anisfield-Wolf Book Award in the US & the Premio Boccaccio in Italy; &, most recently, Home Fire, which won the Women’s Prize for Fiction, was long listed for the Man Booker Prize, & shortlisted for eight other awards.


Date: October 17, 2019
Time: 8:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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Venue Name: UMass Amherst
Website: www.umass.edu


Organizer Name: Amherst Books
Phone: 413.256.1547