An Evening with Poet/Novelist Hala Alyan

October 18, 5:30pm - 7:00pm
Mānoa Campus, 410 Kuykendall Hall

Words@Mānoa Presents An Evening with Poet/Novelist Hala Alyan! Hala Alyan is a Palestinian American writer and clinical psychologist whose work has appeared in The New York Times, Poetry, Guernica and elsewhere. Her poetry collections have won the Arab American Book Award and the Crab Orchard Series. Her debut novel, SALT HOUSES, was published by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt in 2017, and was the winner of the Arab American Book Award and the Dayton Literary Peace Prize. Her second novel, THE ARSONISTS’ CITY, was recently published by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt. Hala lives in Brooklyn with her husband and dog. Free and open to the public. Books available for purchase at the event courtesy of the UH Mānoa Bookstore. Masks are strongly encouraged. Contact:

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(808) 956-7619,, Hala Alyan (PDF)

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