Date: 05/12/2021
Time: 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Location: Zoom Active Events

Join us for a discussion of our One Town, One Read book Afterlife by Julia Alvarez. The discussion will be led by Dr. Stacey Alba Skar-Hawkins, Professor of Spanish at WCSU.

About our discussion leader: Dr. Stacey Alba Skar-Hawkins earned her Ph.D. in Latin American Literature and Spanish Language from the University of Wisconsin-Madison. A Professor of Spanish at Western Connecticut State University since 2005, she teaches a range of topics from Spanish language, Latin American and Latinx culture and literature, as well as courses on film and translation. She has numerous publications dedicated to Latinx women writers, human rights, Latin American film, and translation. Her most recent publications include a series of book translations of memoir and poetry from Nicaraguan authors.