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The Big Read Keynote: Julia Alvarez

May 10, 2013 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm


Julia Alvarez, author of “In the Time of the Butterflies, and other books such as “How the Garcia Girls Lost Their Accent” and “Return to Sender” joins us via videoconferencing as the keynote speaker for The Big Read. The program will be moderated by Jesus Macarena-Avila, faculty member in the Humanities, History and Social Sciences Department at Columbia College Chicago.

The Big Read is a program of the National Endowment for the Arts in partnership with Arts Midwest. This program is also made in part by a grant from the Illinois Humanities Council, the National Endowment for the Arts and the Illinois General Assembly.


May 10, 2013
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
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Columbia College Ferguson Auditorium
600 S. Michigan Ave.
Chicago, IL United States

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