Gina Apostol: No Democracy Left Behind

February 22, 6:30pm - 8:00pm
Mānoa Campus, Art Building 2535 McCarthy Mall Honolulu, HI 96822 Add to Calendar

Join us for an important address by award-winning author Gina Apostol on the importance of novels to culture, nation, and democracy in the Philippines, United States, and beyond.

Apostol is the author of five novels, among them Insurrecto, named by Publishers Weekly one of the Ten Best Books of 2018, and her most recent, La Tercera. Her essays and stories have appeared in The New York Times, Los Angeles Review of Books, Washington Post, Foreign Policy, and Granta. She has been awarded the Rome Prize, the PEN/Open Book Award, and two Philippine National Book Awards. She grew up in Tacloban, Leyte, in the Philippines, and lives in New York and western Massachusetts.

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