The Lure of the Unknown: Fiction in Unfamiliar Surroundings

Fri. March 20, 10:00 am - 11:00 am

Central JMRL Library

201 E Market Street, Charlottesville, VA 22902

Authors Fred D’Aguiar (Children of Paradise), Ravi Howard (Driving the King), and Aline Ohanesian (Orhan’s Inheritance), discuss their novels, all of which feature a protagonist thrust into unfamiliar settings and circumstances.

Why Should You Attend?

Revisit the worlds of Jonestown, 1950s Los Angeles and early 20th century Turks and Armenians with these powerful authors. Their beautifully-imagined prose offers refracted worldviews of stories we thought we knew.