Monday, April 17, 2023
5:30 - 7:00 p.m.
85 Waterman Street, Room 130
About the Event
The Book of Queens (2022) spans four generations of women whose lives are marked by events in the region, from the Armenian genocide to the Palestinian Nakba to the Lebanese Civil War. The Book of Queens can be purchased at the Brown University Bookstore and at this event. The Bookstore will offer a 10% discount on the book if purchased before Monday, April 17th. You may bring your copy of the book to the event for signing.
About the Author
Joumana Haddad is a Lebanese author, journalist, and human rights activist. She is the author of I Killed Scheherazade, Superman is an Arab, Victim #232, and was named one of the world’s 100 most powerful Arab women for four years in a row by Arabian Business magazine.
Sponsored by the Center for Language Studies, the Arabic Program, the Campus-Based Consortium for Language Teaching and Learning Grant and the C.V. Starr Lectureship Fund.