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Chris Abani | Fiction & Poetry :: Dartmouth College -- POSTPONED

Postponed - new date TBA
Chris Abani will be reading from his work at the Department of English and Creative Writing Awards Ceremony.

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This event is free and open to the public. The Norwich Bookstore will be on hand with books for purchase and signing.
 

Event date: 
Thursday, May 14, 2020 - 4:30pm
Event address: 
Sanborn Library
Dartmouth College
Hanover, NH
GraceLand: A Novel Cover Image
$18.00
ISBN: 9780312425289
Availability: Usually Available in 3-7 Days
Published: Picador - January 26th, 2005

Graceland is a dazzling debut by a singular new talent


Song for Night Cover Image
$14.95
ISBN: 9781933354316
Availability: Backordered (email to check availability)
Published: Akashic Books - September 1st, 2007

"Not since Jerzy Kosinski's The Painted Bird or Agota Kristof's Notebook Trilogy has there been such a harrowing novel about what it's like to be a young person in a war. That Chris Abani is able to find humanity, mercy, and even, yes, forgiveness, amid such devastation is something of a miracle."--Rebecca Brown, author of The End of Youth


The Secret History of Las Vegas: A Novel Cover Image
$17.00
ISBN: 9780143124955
Availability: Special Order (email to check availability)
Published: Penguin Books - January 7th, 2014

A gritty, riveting, and wholly original murder mystery from PEN/Hemingway Award-winning author and 2015 Edgar Awards winner Chris Abani


Lagos Noir (Akashic Noir) Cover Image
By Chris Abani (Editor)
$15.95
ISBN: 9781617755231
Availability: Usually Available in 3-7 Days
Published: Akashic Books - June 5th, 2018

"In the introduction to this excellent anthology, Abani welcomes readers to Lagos, Nigeria, a city of more than 21 million and an amazing amalgam of wealth, poverty, corruption, humor, bravery, and tragedy.


Sanctificum Cover Image
$15.00
ISBN: 9781556593161
Availability: Usually Available in 3-7 Days
Published: Copper Canyon Press - April 1st, 2010

"Abani . . . explores place and humor, exile and freedom with poems of experience and imagination . . . he] enters the wound with a boldness that avoids nothing. Highly recommended." --Library Journal

"Stunning poems." --New Humanist


New-Generation African Poets: A Chapbook Box Set (Sita) Cover Image
By Kwame Dawes (Editor), Chris Abani (Editor)
$34.95
ISBN: 9781617757174
Availability: Usually Available in 3-7 Days
Published: Akashic Books - June 11th, 2019

"A limited edition, 11-piece box set that features 10 new African poets."
--New York Times Book Review, "Globetrotting," April 2019

Included in African Book Addict's List of 2019 Anticipated Releases