Thursday, October 10, 2013, 7:00 – 9:00pm

Seattle Public Library presents:
Jhumpa Lahiri

Great Hall; enter on Eighth Avenue. Free.


Join Chandan Reddy, UW associate professor of English, and author Jhumpa Lahiri as they discuss Lahiri’s new novel The Lowland (longlisted for the Man Booker Prize). Set in India and America and spanning four decades, The Lowland explores the price of idealism and a love that can outlast death. Lahiri is the Pulitzer Prize-winning author of Interpreter of Maladies, Unaccustomed Earth, and The Namesake, a featured selection in the Seattle Public Library’s 2007 Seattle Reads program.

Presented by: Seattle Public Library and Elliott Bay Book Company.
Tickets: Free; no tickets required.
Doors open: 6:00 pm.
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  1. By Autumn Delights: Seattle Events this Month | on October 5, 2013 at 1:41 pm

    […] An Evening with Author Jhumpa Lahiri: Join UW English professor Chandan Reddy and author Jhuma Lahiri for a discussion of Lahiri’s new novel, The Lowland. Lahiri is the Pulitzer Prize-winning author of Interpreter of Maladies, Unaccustomed Earth, and The Namesake. Thursday, October 10 at Seattle Town Hall. Doors open at 6:15. Free. […]

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