Sunday, September 23rd, 2013
Brooklyn Book Festival
Borough Hall Community Room on 209 Joralemon Street
What Fills the Void After War?
Three acclaimed writers from countries that have known conflict and political unrest discuss war’s aftermath and how it informs their work. With Irish writer Colum McCann (TransAtlantic), Sri Lankan writer Ru Freeman (On Sal Mal Lane) and Iraqi writer Sinan Antoon (The Corpse Washer). Moderated by Rob Spillman (Tin House)