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Resistance and Rebellion: Dystopian Fiction

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When:November 11, 2017 @ 5:00 pm - 6:00 pm


First Congregational United Church of Christ (Joan Cirillo & Roger Cooke Stage)
1126 SW Park Ave
Portland, OR 97205

In contemporary Portland, a group of misfits must work together to stop Internet demons from spreading virally into the real world. In 2049, the child-rebel Joan of Arc fights for humankind on an Earth ravaged by climate change. In 2074, the second American Civil War breaks out over fossil fuels in a United States decimated by flooding and terrorism. Featuring Omar El Akkad (American War), Benjamin Percy (The Dark Net), and Lidia Yuknavitch (The Book of Joan) with moderator Fiona McCann (Portland Monthly).