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Zalika Reid-Benta: Frying Plantain

EVT391510

Thu Jun 27, 2019
7:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.
60 mins

Location

Maria A. Shchuka
Auditorium

Zalika Reid-Benta appears in conversation to discuss her debut book Frying Plantain. In this stunning short story collection, Zalika Reid-Benta artfully depicts the tensions between mothers and daughters, second-generation Canadians and first-generation cultural expectations, and Black identity in a predominately white society.

Hear Zalika Reid-Benta discuss Frying Plantain with Olive Senior.

This event is part of the eh List series at the TPL, where we present conversations on Canadian literature and culture with award-winning authors, poets, journalists and exciting new voices.

This event is free, and no registration is needed to attend.

Series

The eh List

Audiences

Adult

Categories

Author Talks & Lectures