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Laila Lalami "Muslims in America: A Secret History"
THU, APR 27
“One of her generation’s most gifted writers.” – Reza Aslan, author of Zealot
Among today’s most influential and articulate voices, author and essayist Laila Lalami delivers salient explorations of timely issues such as injustice and Islamophobia. Born in Morocco and educated in England and the U.S., Lalami is celebrated for her deft interplay between the local and the global, the personal and the collective and the contemporary and the historical. Her most recent novel, The Moor’s Account, received the American Book Award and was a finalist for the 2015 Pulitzer Prize for Fiction, and her cultural commentary regularly appears in publications including the Los Angeles Times, The Nation and The New York Times.
Books will be available for purchase and signing