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.
Learn More: http://www.themanbookerprize.com/books/lowland