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In Conversation: Syrian Refugee Crisis

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When:November 10, 2018 @ 2:50 pm - 3:20 pm


Portland Art Museum, Crumpacker Library
1119 SW Park Ave
Portland, OR 97205

Two writers for young people whose new novels feature stories of the civil war in Syria and the people displaced by it. Journalist and author Atia Abawi discusses her young adult novel A Land of Permanent Goodbyes with N. H. Senzai, author of the middle-grade novel Escape from Aleppo. Moderated by OPB’s Geoff Norcross, host of Morning Edition.

Attendees 17 years of age and younger and/or with valid high school ID enjoy free admission. Advance 2018 Portland Book Festival passes available now.