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Imbolo Mbue: Behold the Dreamers

EVT322190

Wed Apr 11, 2018
7:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.
60 mins

Location

Toronto Reference Library
Bram & Bluma Appel Salon

Imbolo Mbue's Behold the Dreamers won the PEN/Faulkner Award for Fiction, the Blue Metropolis Words to Change Award and was an Oprah's Book Club selection.
The novel is now being adapted into an opera and has been optioned for film. Hear Mbue discuss her debut work which tackles issues of marriage, immigration, class, race and the pit falls of the American Dream.

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Ticket Holders: Limit two tickets per valid email address. Doors open at 6 pm. Please join us for a cash bar reception starting at 6 pm. As most Appel Salon events are free, it is our policy to overbook. In case of a full program, your ticket reservation may not guarantee admission. We recommend you arrive early.

Room Capacity: Based on fire code regulations the Appel Salon can accommodate seating for 458 in the main room. Seating is on a first come, first served basis. Additional overflow seating as well as standing room is available in the adjoining room.

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Book two free tickets beginning March 21 at 9 am

Audiences

Adult

Categories

Author Talks & Lectures